Will proof of ID be needed for NHS care?

  • November 22nd, 2016
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Every NHS patient could be asked to show their passport before receiving care, a senior civil servant at the Department of Health has said. Chris Wormald, the permanent secretary, said the Government was considering rolling out the ‘controversial’ plans as the NHS has ‘a lot further to go’ in reclaiming money for treating foreign visitors. […]