Entries by Giles Piercy

Volunteering can be the catalyst for NHS Hospitals to build healthier more resilient communities.

Andrew Lansley’s reforms of the health system (in 2012) created the commissioner/provider spilt, effectively putting providers such as hospital trusts into a position where their primary focus was to treat patients when “commissioned” to do so.   In effect, hospital trusts, one of the most significant components of our health and care system, were deliberately distanced […]