NHS England is working on a “five year forward view” to identify priorities for the transformation of health services over the next five years. This will involve consideration of the delivery of alternative care models and the impact of technology, innovation and genomics.
NHS Five Year Forward View (“5YFV”). London [Online]: NHS England, August 15th 2014.
This information was brought to attention by the September issue of the Chief Scientific Officer Bulletin (NHS England Gateway No. 02318, October 3rd 2014).
There is an NHS England board paper on this subject, indicating the direction of travel:
The NHS Five-Year Forward View. London: NHS England, September 11th 2014.