Wednesday, January 09, 2008

Healthcare Commission Annual Report 2006/2007

State of Healthcare 2007

The Healthcare Commission released a new independent report on the state of healthcare in England and Wales.

The Commission makes six recommendations to the government and healthcare providers:

- improve the planning and commissioning of services;
- improve access outside the waiting time targets;
- promote a culture of safety more effectively;
- improve healthcare for children and young people;
- demonstrate more sensitivity to the needs of the individual;
- and use information better.

Download the State of Healthcare 2007 report (PDF 1510kb) (Opens new window)

Download the Welsh State of Healthcare 2007 report: Cyflwr Gofal Iechyd 2007 (PDF 1770kb) (Opens new window)

Press release

Find out about the state of healthcare in 2004, 2005 and 2006.