No decision about me without me: making it happen

In his speech at UCLH on 26 May, the Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg laid out his vision for the NHS. Some might argue that he should have waited for the listening exercise to finish before making...


Stephen Thornton

Why isn’t care planning happening in the NHS?

People with long-term conditions are being short-changed by the NHS. In January 2006, a government White Paper promised that they would be given the opportunity to shape their own care plans and su...