How Can Health Care Be Improved?
While health care has improved over time, there are some areas where it could be improved. Here are some of the primary ways that health care can be improved:
- More sustainable funding
- Covering more people
- Better services
The Independent reported the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt promising “every vulnerable elderly person in England will have a personal NHS worker who will be responsible for co-ordinating all their health care needs”.
These promises must be taken with a “grain of salt” because if you read further on in the release, Mr. Hunt notes that changes must be made to keep the NHS financially viable. Thus, how can the NHS offer more services when it is struggling financially?