Commons committee criticises Guy's fiascoBMJ 1999; 319 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.319.7211.662a (Published 11 September 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:662
- Annabel Ferriman, parliamentary correspondent
The redevelopment of Guy's Hospital, which was allowed to “spiral out of control for nine years before any sense of realism was applied,” has been severely criticised by the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee.
The final phase of the redevelopment, which in 1986 was estimated to cost £35m ($56m), ended up costing £150m. …