Building bridges

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Primary care trusts can be torn between the need for critical mass and the danger of losing local vision and ownership; mergers are politically unpopular and fraught with difficulty. A review of Trafford South PCT stakeholders enabled a range of organisational models to be tested. The result was the creation of a 'joint and integrated management structure' for the two Trafford PCTs.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)24-26
Number of pages3
JournalHealth Service Journal
Issue number5856
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2003