Progress has been made in involving doctors in leadership roles in NHS trusts, but the journey that started with the Griffiths report of 1983 is by no means complete. A new report from the Health Services Management Centre at the University of Birmingham and The King's Fund, funded by the National Institute for Health Research, provides a comprehensive and up-to-date picture of the state of medical leadership in NHS trusts today.
This slideset by Chris Ham, one of the report authors, summarises the key findings.
Read the full report
HS & DR Funding Acknowledgement:
This project was funded by the National Institute for Health Research Health Services and Delivery Research Programme (project number 08/1808/236).
Department of Health Disclaimer:
The views and opinions expressed therein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the NIHR SDO programme or the Department of Health.
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