Commissioners in Wigan have developed and applied a systematic approach to achieving QIPP targets. A three-stage process, developed in collaboration with Right Care, involves identifying and addressing variations in local healthcare.
Savings of £18m were achieved in 2012-13, with similar potential savings in 2013-14.
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