Veronica German welcomes BMA Wales saving ideas

Welsh Liberal Democrats Shadow Minister for Health and Wellbeing, Veronica German AM has today welcomed a report from BMA Wales which lists numerous ways that the Welsh NHS could save money.

The BMA Wales has drawn up a list of savings to the tune of £100 million – whilst still delivering an effective service.

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Veronica German AM calls for transparency

Veronica German, Welsh Liberal Democrats Shadow Health Minister, has called on the Labour-Plaid Government to publish all Welsh Government expenditure in the NHS over £25,000 in the interest of transparency and accountability.

Last week, the UK Coalition Government published detailed spending of all expenditure over £25,000 allowing the public to see for the first time [...]

On the first week back – the report that was not

The first week back of term at the Welsh Assembly has been an eventful one especially for health. It’s been difficult to avoid discussion of the McKinsey ‘report’.

Last year the Health Minister commissioned management company McKinsey and Company to examine the Welsh NHS and make recommendations based on their findings. The main remit of [...]

Under-fire Health Minister based future of NHS on “some little discussion paper”

Veronica German, Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Health Minister, has strongly criticised the Health Minister about the comments she made yesterday in the Senedd about the McKinsey report, calling it “some little discussion paper”. This raises serious questions whether she deliberately played down the importance of this document to try and suppress the controversy surrounding her.

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