General Election 2015 - the health and care debate

Tue, 21 April 2015

National Voices teamed up with The King’s Fund, the Health Foundation, the Nuffield Trust, the British Medical Association and the NHS Confederation to bring together spokespeople from the major political parties for a health and care debate in the run-up to the general election. The debate provided a platform for each spokesperson to set out their party’s policies and was chaired by the BBC Today Programme’s Sarah Montague. It took place on Tuesday 21 April.

You can watch it again here and see the Twitter conversation around it on by following the hashtag #healthdebate. Meanwhile read National Voices’ calls to the next government here.

 Confirmed speakers were:
  • Andy Burnham (Labour)
  • Jeremy Hunt (Conservative)
  • Norman Lamb (Liberal Democrats)
  • Julia Reid (UKIP)