The fee will rise to £625 a year and extend to EU nationals, but how was this figure calculated?The Tories have said that people on a work, study or family visa incur average NHS costs of £625 per year but only pay a £400 surcharge for the service. Increasing the charge, and extending it to EU nationals, will ensure “they are making a sufficient contribution towards our health service”, says the party. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/nov/17/factcheck-tory-proposals-charge-foreigners-more-use-nhs
Author : Hilary Osborne
Publish date : 2019-11-17 17:39:31
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