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Camden PCT shelves plans to give contract to private company for new GP led health centre

BMJ 2009; 339 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b5025 (Published 26 November 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;339:b5025
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

    A primary care trust’s controversial decision to award a £20m [€22m; $33m] contract for a GP led health centre in London to a private company has been put on hold after campaigners threatened legal action.

    NHS Camden has now shelved its plan to give Care UK Ltd a contract to open the big health centre in Hampstead Road near Euston station and has agreed to consult the public on whether the centre should go ahead.

    Tony Stanton, joint chief executive of the Londonwide LMCs (local medical …

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