NHS long-term plan: patients and staff hold the keys to better care | Richard Vize

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Scientific breakthroughs are vital, but new blueprint will fail unless people get more power and responsibility

The newly-unveiled NHS long-term plan reveals an extraordinary breadth of ambition for improving healthcare over the coming decade. While it includes exciting developments in cutting-edge technology, such as gene therapy and artificial intelligence, the greatest improvements in care and outcomes will come not from scientific breakthroughs but from people: by harnessing the power and talents of patients and NHS staff.

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