Posts in category "NHS News"

What's happening to Public Sector Spending?

What's happening to Public Sector Spending?

Porge analyses and categorises invoice details disclosed by over 1000 public sector bodies. This gives an unparalleled “real time” view of government spending.

Outsourcing in the NHS; how significant is it?

Outsourcing in the NHS; how significant is it?

Porge analyses actual NHS invoice payments to determine if Labour’s ambitions to eliminate private sector outsourcing in the NHS will make any substantial difference to the Health Service

An Extra £2B for the NHS; a little perspective

George Osborne has committed to an extra £2B of funding for the NHS. We all know that £2B is a lot of money, but I fear many of us are seduced by the luscious word “billion” and are unable to see the figure in context and perspective. It’s interesting therefore to consider the £2B in terms of how much the NHS spends each year on the services it buys from the private sector….