• 23/01/2019 • Helen Buckingham
With the Long Term Plan recently in the news, Helen Buckingham looks at how it reads alongside the Operational Planning Guidance, which arguably could be called the NHS’s ‘short-term plan’.
Nigel Edwards responds to NHS England's Long Term Plan for the next 10 years.
The funding boost will simply allow GPs and community services to keep up with demand.
Critical and lasting shortages in the healthcare workforce mean that the forthcoming NHS Long Term Plan risks becoming an unachievable ‘wish list’ of initiatives to improve the health service.