Passports, Please!

It’s been suggested (again) that patients accessing the NHS should have to produce a passport before being allowed treatment in order to put an end to health tourism at the expense of the British taxpayers who fund the system. Obviously, there’s a major flaw in this train of thought – the problem with abuse by … Continue reading

War crimes and civilian life

GP Dr Derek Keilloh has been struck off over allegations that he failed to report the torture of Iraqi Baha Mousa. An army medic at the time, early in his medical career, he treated Mousa after he was assaulted by British troops who mistakenly believed that he was an insurgent involved in the killing of … Continue reading