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About Our Party

The National Health Action Party is a registered political party in the UK. We formed in May 2012 in response to the Health & Social Care Act which effectively ended the existence of the NHS as a nationalised, publicly-provided service. Despite focusing on health, we have a range of policies in areas affecting health, such as housing, education, transport, and women's equality. We call for a fairer economy and for political reform. We have put forward candidates at several national elections, including the 2014 European Elections and the 2015 and 2017 General Elections.

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Our Core Aims

  • To campaign on the social determinants of health, for improved public health and for a healthier society.
  • To campaign for a high quality, publicly funded, publicly provided and publicly accountable NHS which will entail:
    • renationalisation in order to regain a universal and comprehensive National Health Service,
    • opposition to privatisation, especially to profit-based companies,
    • adequate funding and staffing for the NHS, so as to achieve optimal cost effective health and social care
  • To campaign for our positive vision for the NHS and social care.
  • To work towards a fairer, more accountable political system with greater democratic involvement of the people, especially by making evidence-based information easily accessible to all.
  • To call for greater investment in public services, and campaign against the privatisation of public services and government austerity policies.