View Full Version : 22/09/06 - Local councils should take responsibility for commissioning local health services

22-09-2006, 09:30 PM
Birmingham University's Health Services Management Centre (HSMC) has published Creating 'NHS local': a new relationship between PCTs and local government, which supports the argument that planning and commissioning local health services needs to be taken out of the hands of primary care trusts and should be entrusted to local councils instead. The report recommends bringing local health planning, funding and...

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