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Infographic: UK and Ireland have the worst waiting lists

England’s staggering waiting list for elective care, which sits at 6.6 million people at time of writing, is unsurprisingly much worse than most other NHS-style systems and very close to the levels in Ireland. Eagle-eyed readers may have already noticed the lack of Bismarckian systems – a triumph of mandatory-insurers? Not necessarily.

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