Out-Sourced UnitingCare Partnership Terminated Prematurely (BBC News)

Summary

UnitingCare’s five-year £800 million NHS out-sourcing contract covering older people’s healthcare and adult community services has been terminated, due to financial unsustainability.

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Reference

Cambridgeshire’s £800m NHS out-sourcing contract ends. London: BBC News Cambridgeshire / BBC Health News, December 3rd 2015.

BBC News analysis:

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Reference

Pym, H. (2015). Outsourcing care – can the sums add up? London: BBC Health News, December 4th 2015.

NHS England is expected to commission an independent investigation:

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Cambridgeshire’s £800m NHS out-sourcing contract to be reviewed. London: BBC News Cambridgeshire / BBC Health News, December 22nd 2015.

Background / hindsight:

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Cambridgeshire’s £800m NHS bid process ‘unnecessary’. London: BBC News Cambridgeshire / BBC Health News, October 1st 2014.

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