INDUSTRY

Healthcare

Healthcare in the UK is delivered by a number of government and non-government entities, for the most part is known for delivery through the National Health Service (NHS) founded in 1948 by health secretary Aneurin Bevan at the time. The NHS is delivered through England Wales Scotland and Northern Ireland and is generally delivered through healthcare Commissioners – those that commission services for you (primary care entities such as GPs) and Providers – those that provide the services for you (secondary care entities such as hospitals and community care services).