Policy paper

Increasing innovation and lowering costs in the NHS

This report by the Council for Science and Technology (CST) looks at ways to increase innovation and decrease costs in the NHS.


The NHS as a driver for growth

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In this report on how the NHS can increase innovation and lower costs, the CST says that the NHS will need to work with innovative businesses. It argues for a cultural change within the NHS that will support innovation.