The white paper, Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS, was published in July 2010, and sets out the Government’s long-term vision for the future of the NHS. It set out how we will:
- Put patients at the heart of everything the NHS does
- Focus on continually improving those things that really matter to patients – the outcome of their healthcare
- Empower and liberate clinicians to innovate, with the freedom to focus on improving healthcare services
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