Filed Under (Primary Care Trusts, Reform of the NHS) by Paul on 30-11-2009
Last week David Nicholson was quoted as describing as “nonsense” the idea that the provider arms of Primary Care Trusts should become Community Foundation Trusts. It would appear that the Chief Executive of the NHS is softening up the whole organisation for a complete U turn on how it is going to develop its community services.
This is the same Chief Executive who said something very different in his first operating framework for 2007/8. This was an important document for David because he had become Chief Executive in September 2006. This meant that the operating framework for 2007/8 was his first opportunity as the new boss to give the organisation its direction.
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