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Earlier medical advice to underpin revamped NHS 111 service, claims NHS England chief

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So it took such a long 'pathway' before you realiazed clinical input from a professional is essential . That demonstrated exactly how short sighted the government was: Yes , perhaps you thought potentially you could save money by using 111 on adopting non professionals to answer the phone . Then you open the floodgate to expose the actual complexity of the problem . The money you could save would have to be reinvested into the system to maintain efficiency . Overall , it is difficult to know how much money can really be saved . Truth is improving efficiency involves only initial 'clearing of the lockers' and then resources saved have to be reinvested. This is common sense . If that is not even taken on board , you are either stupid or otherwise trying to blind people with politics and spinning . ' Only two things are infinite , the universe and human stupidity and I am not sure about the former.' Albert Einstein....

Posted date

20 Jun 2013

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2:43pm

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