What can England’s NHS learn from Canterbury New Zealand?

This article asks what the English NHS can learn from Canterbury, given the strong similarities between the two countries' systems.

Journal article

Published: 29/10/2013

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A recent King's Fund report described the impressive progress made in Canterbury, New Zealand, where emergency medical admissions, readmissions and lengths of stay fell appreciably following the move to a more integrated system of care. This article asks how this was achieved.