Doubts over plans to let private sector run trusts

Phillips, Lucy
June 2008
People Management;6/12/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p7
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.


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