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'Health tourists' to face NHS charge

People from outside the European Union could be charged to use the NHS in order to tackle so-called health tourism.

The government wants those with visas of six months or more to pay a health service fee of around £200 a year. Doctors have described the plans as unfair.

Mark Easton has been to Luton to gauge reaction to the idea.

  • 03 Jul 2013
  • From the section Health
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