Structure of UK healthcare services

December 12, 2013

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Structure of UK healthcare services.

London (PRWEB) December 12, 2013


This report summaries the structure of the UK’s healthcare services. its current state, its drivers and its evolution. This overview of the market is intended for those considering this market for the first time and those who have experience of this sector.


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Structure of the UK healthcare services: including overview of reforms, local organizations, primary and secondary care commissioning groups.

Reasons to buy

•Gain insight into structural reforms within the UK healthcare service.

•Gain knowledge about each nations planned spending over the next three years.

Key Highlights

The UK’s four governments, each of which runs its own independent healthcare system, expect to spend £121.6bn on health in 2011-12, rising 7.6% in cash terms over the next three years to £130.8bn in 2014-15.

Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are not undertaking reorganisations of their health services and are planning smaller spending increases than England.

1 Summary

2 Structure of UK healthcare services

2.1 Overview

2.2 Statistical comparisons

3 England

3.1 Overview of reforms

3.2 Central structures

3.2.1 The NHS Commissioning Board

3.3 Local organisations

3.3.1 Primary care and clinical commissioning groups

3.3.2 Secondary care Acute trusts Mental health and care trusts Ambulance and non-emergency contact services

4 Devolved nations

4.1 Scotland

4.2 Wales

4.3 Northern Ireland

List of Figures

Figure 1: Planned government health spending by UK nation, 2011-12 to 2014-15

Figure 2: Planned government health spending by UK nation per capita, 2011-12 to 2014-15

Figure 3: NHS workforce in England, Scotland and Wales

Figure 4: Strategic health authority clusters by population

Figure 5: Progress towards foundation trust status by English secondary trusts

Figure 6: Organisation of NHS in England before current set of reforms

Figure 7: Organisation of NHS in England after current set of reforms

Figure 8: Largest acute trusts in England by medical and dental staff

Figure 9: Largest mental health trusts in England by medical staff

Figure 10: UK ambulance services by emergency calls

Figure 11: Organisation of NHS in Scotland

Figure 12: Health boards in Scotland by population covered

Figure 13: Organisation of NHS in Wales

Figure 14: Welsh health boards by population covered

Figure 15: Organisation of health and social care in Northern Ireland

Figure 16: Health and social care trusts in Northern Ireland by staff and population covered

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Structure of UK healthcare services


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