Tories plan NHS partnership model

Phillips, Lucy
November 2009
People Management;11/19/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 24, p14
The article focuses on the employee partnership models within the National Health Service (NHS) that are being planned by the British government to improve staff engagement and patient care. According to Shadow health secretary Andrew Lansley, a John Lewis-style partnership model will be used for some community healthcare provision. The financial aspects of the models are also explained.


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