Druglink article 2012 – A service by any other name…? by Dave Biddel

There have been a number of articles recently, as well as considerable comment, surrounding the commissioning of drug services resulting in NHS trusts losing contracts. Indeed, the last edition of Druglink added to that list in its attempt to deal with the retendering of services in Manchester. As a major provider of third sector clinical services, I regret that CRI was not given the opportunity to inject a modicum of balance in articles that directly address our performance and reflect upon our reputation.

A service by any other name…? (PDF)

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