Log In
Saturday 20th January 2018

NHS faces 'greatest ever challenge'

23rd June 2010

Senior NHS managers have warned that the health service is facing its "greatest ever challenge" in maintaining quality services during the funding squeeze.

With the health service in England having been told to find up to £20bn of savings by 2014, Nigel Edwards, acting head of the NHS Confederation, warned there was "no silver bullet" and stressed that moving care away from hospitals and improving the management of long-term conditions such as diabetes would be essential. He also acknowledged cuts would be made.


Share this page


There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!

Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Mayden - Innovative cloud-based applications for healthcare
© Mayden Foundation 2018