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NHS in Scotland must face up to “difficult decisions” to remain sustainable

BMJ 2018; 360 doi: (Published 05 February 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;360:k567
  1. Bryan Christie
  1. Edinburgh

Time is rapidly running out for Scotland to develop and implement solutions that will create a sustainable health service, a high level report warns.

The report,1 from the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and the Good Governance Institute, makes key recommendations for securing the NHS’s future in Scotland, including difficult decisions about what the NHS can afford in the future.

The review was produced after …

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