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The NHS of the future: prevention or cure?

The NHS of the future: prevention or cure?


Janet Thompson
Independent Medical Writer

Linda Kenward
RGN BSc(Hons) BA(Hons) MSc PGCert
Lecturer in Nursing
Mentorship and Academic Practice
Open University

The NHS has radically evolved from being a safety net based on health needs, regardless of the patient’s ability to pay, to a service based on rights, wants and personal choice. However, with an infinite demand for healthcare provision but a finite amount of resources, has the safety net been stretched too far?

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