Regulating Healthcare: The NHS at 70

9:00am - 5:00pm / Friday 12th January 2018
Type: Symposium / Category: Department
  • Suitable for: All welcome.
  • Admission: General attendance fee is £10, please register on the dedicated conference website.
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At almost 70 years old, the NHS is a cherished part of public life. Relatively simple in design on its inception, it is now a complex landscape of public and private providers, “consumer”-incentives, funding austerity, regulatory agencies, non-statutory bodies, and growing concern for patient safety. This one-day symposium explores the current challenges facing the NHS including: the role of competition, accountability, the cost of ‘lifestyle’ diseases and the capacity of public regulatory arrangements to ensure that services benefit patients.

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