TITLE

Ambulance service trusts reconfigured

PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Emergency Nurse;Jun2006, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the confirmation by health minister Lord Warner that the number of ambulance' service trusts in England will be reduced by more than a half in July 2006. The reduction, a recommendation from 2005 ambulance review, Taking Healthcare to the Patient: Transforming NHS ambulance services, is central to a major reorganisation of the ambulance service. The Department of Health claims that a major benefit of larger ambulance trusts is improving patient care by raising the standards of services provided by all trusts to the level of the best.
ACCESSION #
21201449

 

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