So why do people go private?
The first free, universal healthcare system in the world, the NHS is a great institution that has come to the aid of millions of people since its inception. With the increasing demands of a growing population and more expensive medicines, however, waiting times and standards of treatment have deteriorated to some degree.
Staying healthy in your new home
When you first arrive as an expat in the UK, it can be somewhat confusing to figure out all of the details of a new healthcare system. Here is some important information that you will need to know when using the UK healthcare system.