Hands off George Eliot Hospital

George Eliot Hospital in Nuneaton is to stay in the NHS!

Win for Unite and local community campaigns after the board and Trust Development Authority decide to stop the procurement process and keep the hospital in the NHS.

George Eliot Hospital was at risk of a private sector takeover. The odds were stacked against the hospital remaining in the NHS with two private healthcare companies - Care UK and Circle - and one NHS trust in the race to takeover the hospital. 

The campaign to keep the private sector out of 'the George' shows what communities can do when they come together to defend the NHS. They did it Lewisham and now we've done it in Nuneaton.

The decision would have had huge implications for the country's district general hospitals, too small and financially insecure to achieve Foundation Trust status on their own, they're ripe for takeover by profit-driven companies, looking to cash in on our ill health. Read more... 

The Fight to Save our NHS continues. For more information and to get involved read more here.....