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NHS England’s condition ‘deteriorating’ – The King’s Fund

Services in the NHS in England are deteriorating in a way not seen since the early 1990s, according to the health think-tank, The King’s Fund.

In the second part of its pre-election review of the NHS this Parliament, The King’s Fund says that waiting times for A&E, cancer care and routine operations have all begun to get worse.

Dominic Hughes reports.

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Please click on the link to read the report  The NHS under the coalition government nhs performance Kings Fund-Mar15


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Policy change needed to deliver the NHS five year forward view. New report out from The Kings Fund

A new report from The King’s Fund has called for fundamental changes in how health services are commissioned, paid for and regulated to deliver the vision set out in the NHS five year forward view. The Forward View, published in October, sets out how NHS services will need to change in future. It has been endorsed by all three main political parties and will set the agenda for NHS reform in the next parliament. However, without significant changes to policy and new approaches to leadership in the NHS, the report argues that it risks suffering the fate of previous policy documents which have failed to deliver on their ambitions.

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Click on the link to download PDF  -The Kings Fund Report Feb 2015



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