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The NHS estate dilemma - too much old, too much new
Posted:
17 Sep 2010

By: JAMES BARLOW

The NHS estate dilemma - too much old, too much new

As the Government’s Spending Review, due on October 20, takes a hard look at the NHS, our healthcare infrastructure faces a paradox. On the one hand, we have lots of new hospitals - perhaps more than we need, given the trend to shift care from hospital to home and community.