NHS changes could spell the end for big outsourced health contracts

Sooraj Shah
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Sooraj Shah investigates what the potential of an "irreversible privatisation" of the NHS could mean for IT

On 1 April, NHS Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) were replaced by Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). The new groups will be responsible for planning and designing local health services in England by ‘...

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