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Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union?
EU citizens create more demand for service from the NHS.
It is not fair that EU nationals have the same access to the NHS as British citizens who have paid UK taxes all of their lives. This is 'jumping the queue' as they have only paid UK taxes for a few years.
EU citizens also staff the NHS, with
over 10% EU staff
The European Health Insurance Card scheme means that UK citizens can receive healthcare in all participating nations, thus reducing any burden on the NHS of UK citizens who require healthcare while living or travelling in Europe.
EU citizens are, on average,
net fiscal contributors
to the UK government as a whole. The average UK citizen is, by contrast, a net drain on the fiscal system.