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[Un-alloted Half Day] — Future of the NHS

Part of Opposition Day – in the House of Commons at 3:40 pm on 9th May 2011.

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Photo of John Healey John Healey Shadow Secretary of State for Health 3:40 pm, 9th May 2011

The independent sector treatment centres played a part in clearing the backlog and improving waiting lists. They introduced the extra capacity that allowed the Labour Government, through a combination of investment and reform, to achieve the highest levels of patient satisfaction with the NHS ever and the lowest waiting times ever.