The SNP government, elected in May 2007, has made clear that it opposes the use of partnerships between the NHS and the private sector.
Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon voiced opposition to what she termed the “creeping privatisation” of the NHS, and called an end to the use of public money to help the private sector “compete” with the NHS.
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Dr Philippa Whitford is voting Yes to protect Scotland’s NHS as a valued universal public service.
She says a Yes vote will save Scotland’s NHS from cascading effects from the privatisation of the English