The government wants the NHS to deliver better results, giving patients more choice and doctors and nurses more freedom to shape services that meet patients’ needs.

Policies 15

  1. Making the NHS more efficient and less bureaucratic

    The government wants the NHS to become more efficient to free up funds for treating patients and keeping up with new treatments.

  2. Planning for health emergencies

    In emergency situations, the government wants to be ready to protect people’s health and prevent deaths.

  3. Helping more people survive cancer

    We’re improving the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, and helping survivors to live more comfortably.

  4. Increasing research and innovation in health and social care

    The government wants to encourage research and innovation in the NHS and use evidence to help raise standards in health and social care.

  5. Improving quality of life for people with long term conditions

    People with conditions like diabetes, asthma and heart disease should have an early diagnosis and high-quality treatment, care and support.

See all 15 policies

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