NHS long-term plan must let local systems lead say commissioners and providers

19 November 2018

The NHS long-term plan must help bring about a “breakthrough” in the development of local health and care systems by allowing them greater freedom and minimising central control, according to a new report based on the views of NHS Confederation members.

The NHS Confederation asked its members, who represent NHS providers and commissioners, for a frank assessment of where local health and care systems are in their development and which issues the long-term plan should address.

 

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