Waiting Lists Rising Month on Month
The latest waiting list figure’s keep climbing every month and the figure’s are getting scary.
Operations are being cancelled everyday at the last minute, which is very unfair on elderly people who was probably already waiting for months to get an appointment.
People should be made aware that they have options but the 2011 Cross-Border Directive but is never offered to patients as an option. The department of health never advertise it to the public and the directive is designed in a flawed way where they expect people to fund the upfront costs themselves.
We have started an advertising campaign through newspapers and social media to educate the British public of their rights under the 2011 Health Care Directive. We are shocked on a daily basis when Doctors and all medical professionals are not aware of this directive.