Infographic: Accelerating change in the NHS and what national bodies can do to help

This infographic gives the headlines and key recommendations from our report Constructive Comfort: Accelerating change in the NHS. 

The infographic outlines:

  • seven success factors for change in the NHS
  • four barriers to change being implemented successfully
  • three types of approach to bringing about change
  • four recommendations for national bodies to support change in the NHS in England.

A PDF of the infographic is available for download.

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Constructive comfort: accelerating change in the NHS

This report asks how best to design national policy on the NHS to accelerate improvements to health care

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