Hospital trusts in Wales halvedBMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7137.1037h (Published 04 April 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:1037
- Roger Dobson
A big shake up planned for the NHS in Wales will see the number of trusts almost halved. The move, which will result in 15 trusts rather than the existing 29, comes after mounting concern that there have been too many trusts in the principality competing for resources, sometimes in the same areas.
“Trusts should be able to concentrate on delivering services without spending time worrying about competition from neighbours,” said …