TITLE

Doubts over plans to let private sector run trusts

AUTHOR(S)
Phillips, Lucy
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
People Management;6/12/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that management and human resource experts have expressed doubts over plans of the British government to allow private companies to take over the management of failing National Health Service trusts. The experts also met with caution a plan to bring in teams from the private sector to run failing hospitals. Healthcare unions and doctors' groups have warned that the scheme could amount, effectively, to privatization of parts of the health service.
ACCESSION #
32917906

 

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