Thursday, 6 May 2010

NHS slashes services to meet costs of swine flu scare

The NHS is being forced to cut services because of the huge costs of the swine flu scare that proved unfounded.

A survey has found that as many as one in six health trusts may have to slash services - or already have done so - to recoup costs.

The cuts required to pay for swine flu preparations are on top of the cuts needed after the election as the NHS adjusts to a post-credit crunch world. more...


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