This blog covers the latest UK health care news, publications, policy announcements, events and information focused on the NHS, as well as the latest media stories and local news coverage of the NHS Trusts in Northamptonshire.
Tough times, tough choices: This report sets out four ‘tough choices’ faced by the NHS and what the impact of each could mean for patients and local services. The four tough choices identified are: do nothing; spend more; do more for less; and do things differently. It highlights the increasing pressure the NHS has come under to maintain funding in line with demand. The report is accompanied by two factsheets providing an overview of NHS funding.