Our health service has
suffered at times and in places from administrative procedures that
sometimes fail the patients, and from management decisions that have
frustrated the clinicians and reduced their motivation and
effectiveness. There is too often a lack of clear lines of command and
authority within our hospitals.
A paper by the Scottish Democratic Alliance Think Tank (pdf)
Annual Report of 2009
The annual report 2009 of the Chief Medical Officer Scotland provides an
inciteful overview of the health of the Scots.