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Prior to the May 2010 general election, the Health Select Committee had published a highly critical report into the quality of commissioning and the capability and role of Primary Care Trusts (PCTs).
The Department of Health updated the Principles and rules for cooperation and competition, first published in 2007, to take into account the coalition government’s plans outlined in Equity and e
The government provided further detail on its plans for increasing patient choice and control in Liberating the NHS: greater choice and control. The government outlined its plans to implement a polic
The government’s first public health white paper Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England built on some of the ideas outlined in Equity and excellence: liberating