Nigel Edwards: Meeting NHS challenges through innovation


Published: 31/03/2014

Nigel Edwards, Chief Executive, Nuffield Trust, discusses the challenges facing the NHS. He argues that imaginative new models of care delivery are required to meet the current financial challenges – but there is not enough time to explore these.

Nigel says that he believes frontline medical staff are already coming up with innovative ways of working. In his new role as Chief Executive he looks forward to discovering on-the-ground innovation and taking these new ideas to policy-makers.