NHS doctors claim loophole is turning UK into hotspot for health tourists

A loophole in NHS policy on how non-resident patients are charged has made the UK a hotspot for health tourists, doctors have claimed.

Under current policy anyone “ordinarily resident” in the UK can avail themselves of free health care, and this can be claimed from day one of arriving in the UK, with “health tourists” allegedly quoting friends or relatives addresses as their own.

A cancer consultant in London, who wished to remain anonymous, told the Express 1 that the number of patients coming to the UK for non-emergency treatment is increasing

The Event That Was: August Holiday Boot Camp 2015 «

The Event That Was: August Holiday Boot Camp 2015 1 Posted on August 28, 2015 2 Updated on August 28, 2015 3 @iLabAfrica 4 , Strathmore University organized a 10-day Holiday Boot Camp for Primary and High School Students.

The program took place at @iLabAfrica from 10 th August to 21 st August 2015.

The event was sponsored by some of @iBizAfrica s incubatees namely Tatu Creatives, Elite Ways and Henga Systems.