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The NHS Constitution for England

From 19 January 2010, following the successful passage of the Health Act through Parliament, all providers and commissioners of NHS care are under a new legal obligation to have regard to the NHS Constitution in all their decisions and actions.

State of Readiness Group report

The State of Readiness Group (SoRG), convened at the request of the NHS Management Board, has produced a full report designed to help NHS organisations to understand their role in realising the potential of the NHS Constitution. SHAs, PCTs and trusts will need to ensure they are acting on the SoRG’s recommendations.

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