The iron law of the capitalist market is you get what you can pay for. But for 75 years in Britain we have received universal healthcare, free at the point of access - delivered by NHS workers. How did the Socialist Health Association help topple capitalist relations in healthcare?And how do we stop big business moving in and squeezing the NHS dry?
Pat Schan is a midwife and campaigner.
Labour MP for Streatham.
The campaign to save Liverpool Women's Hospital
The Socialist Health Association is a campaigning (opens in a new tab)membership organisation promoting health and well-being and the eradication of inequalities through the application of socialist principles to society and government.