Posts Tagged ‘Competition-Commission’

August 29th, 2013

Lack Of Local Competition Boosts Cost Of Private Medical Treatment

The Competition Commission (CC) has found that most private hospital patients in the UK pay more for treatment than they should due to the lack of local rival healthcare provision. Many of the hospitals which face little competition locally are owned by three major groups: BMI, Spire and HCA. Roughly 80% of private treatment is […]