13 / 10 / 2015
The forthcoming Spending Review offers an opportunity to provide health and care services with the right environment to make fundamental changes. These changes are not just about making best use of the health service’s resources – they are about ensuring we have an NHS which meets the needs of people in the 21st century, needs which have fundamentally changed since the NHS was created.
One key aspect will be to enable clinically led local commissioners to put upfront investment into community-based care, progress on localism and drive efficiencies. This guide sets out the levers we feel are required to make the necessary changes.
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