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Tuesday 27 June 2017
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NHS Confederation: Political uncertainty could be good for NHS

Thursday 15th June 2017

Political uncertainty could benefit the NHS, the NHS Confederation's chief executive has said.

In his keynote address on the first day of Confed17 conference yesterday (14 June), Niall Dickson told the audience of over 1,000 NHS leaders that constraints of parliamentary numbers may 'present an opportunity' for the NHS.

He called for the...

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