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When was the Ministry of Health set up?
1919
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What did William Beveridge publish, when and what did it say?
Beveridge Report, 1942, the government should care for the health of people "from the cradle to the grave"
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Who introduced the National Health Service, when and what was his job?
Aneurin Bevan, 1948, Labour Minister for Health
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What percentage of doctors had joined the NHS and by when?
92% by 1948
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How much did the NHS cost and when?
Almost £300 million from 1948-49
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Who opposed the NHS and why?
British Medical Association, doctors wanted to be independent professionals
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What was the NHS's recent budget?
£100 billion, 2012-13
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What percentage of British people were satisfied with the NHS in 2012?
69%
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When was the WHO set up?
1948
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What did the WHO manage to do?
Completely eradicate smallpox
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