General election 2015 - the health and care debate

Watch the parties debate health and care live
Date: 
Time: 
11am
Venue: 
Live online
Event type: 
Debate

Overview

Watch the political parties debate health and care issues ahead of the general election. This was first broadcast on 21 April 2015 at www.healthdebate.net.

Reaction to the debate

Afterwards, a panel of experts discussed the debate and the key promises and gaps in the parties' plans for the NHS. Taking part were: Fiona Godlee (The BMJ), Jeremy Taylor (National Voices), Johnny Marshall (Health Foundation), Jane Dacre (Royal College of Physicians), Anita Charlesworth (Health Foundation), Mark Porter (BMA), Nigel Edwards (Nuffield Trust) and Chris Ham (The King's Fund). Listen to the discussion here:

The King's Fund organised the event in partnership with five other leading organisations in the sector:

Partners: BMA, The Health Foundation, The King's Fund, NHS Confederation, National Voices, Nuffield Trust, The BMJ