Health White Paper, ‘Equity and Excellence: liberating the NHS’
The White Paper represents possibly the most radical restructuring of the NHS since its inception. It would transform how health care is commissioned, with around £80 billion pounds being transferred to new GP consortia.
To read the briefing paper click:- NHS White Paper-10-7
The policy agenda is far reaching and the timetable for implementation extremely ambitious – given the scale of change and the context of increasing financial pressures facing the service.
There are now 5 additional consultation papers on the NHS proposals. Click to view:-
Read the local responses to the NHS White paper consultation:–
Read 2 further consultation papers:-
1. The Effects of the Information Revolution
2. Greater Choice & Control for Consumers