By: JAMES BARLOW
Fewer operations, more localised healthcare and home monitoring will define our health care in the future. But the NHS will remain with us.
By: RICHARD BALDWIN
The prescription for the NHS is now clear - less central and more local control, with GPs in charge of who gets what, when and where. The aim is to use GP skills and knowledge of patients to get services right. However, the challenge does not end there, because services can only be right when the facilities for delivering them are also in good shape.