Breadcrumb Home Multimedia Ciaran O'Neill on NHS reform - a Northern Irish perspective This content relates to the following topics: Health and Social Care Act 2012 Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Article information Posted:Friday 15 April 2011 Professor Ciaran O'Neill, School of Business and Economics, NUI Galway, gives his perspective on the proposed NHS refoms and outlines the health care system in Northern Ireland. Related contentSlideshowJan-Kees Helderman on NHS reform - a Dutch perspective Jan-Kees Helderman, assistant professor in Comparative Governance and Public Policy at Radbouyd University Nijmegan, outlines how the Dutch health care system operates and reflects on the English health reforms.SlideshowSean Boyle on English health reform Sean Boyle, Senior Research Fellow at LSE, reflects on what the English health reforms mean for the NHS and outlines the key findings from the European Observatory of Health Systems and Policies' health profile for England. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Blog Streamlining the organisation of the NHS without a top-down reorganisation Chris Ham makes the case for aligning the work of NHS Improvement and NHS England. Blog Commissioning: barking up the wrong tree? Faith in the purchaser/provider split as a key driver for reform is fast dissolving, argues Nick Timmins. Blog ‘Teflon’ Jeremy Hunt and the de-politicisation of the NHS Nicholas Timmins asks whether the 2012 health and social care reforms allowed politicians to avoid taking responsibility for the state of the NHS. Long read Health and wellbeing boards (HWBs) explained What are health and wellbeing boards (HWBs) and what role could they play in developments such as integrated commissioning and place-based systems of care?