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News and blogs

New care models point to a better future for patients and staff

Is rising demand for hospital services inevitable? Chris Ham, Chief Executive of The King’s Fund, celebrates the work of new care models that are successfully bending the demand curve. Last week I had the privilege of visiting new care models in Dorset, Hampshire, Surrey and Buckinghamshire in the company of Don Berwick, international visiting fellow […]