Sustainable cost improvement programmes for the NHS

Examples from across the NHS on how hospital trusts can reduce costs while improving patient care, patient satisfaction and safety.

Applies to England


Delivering sustainable cost improvement programmes

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This guide is for anyone working at an NHS foundation trust or NHS trust, who has responsibility for cost improvement programmes (also known as ‘CIPs’, ‘transformational change programmes’ and ‘improvement programmes’).

Published 19 January 2012