Developed after public meetings around Scotland, it calls on people to take more responsibility for their own health, view the NHS as a service delivered mainly in local communities rather than hospitals, anticipate and prevent rather than react.

It leads to Delivering for Health, a programme of action to implement the recommendations. The framework was developed by a team headed by Glasgow-born Professor David Kerr, a cancer expert at Oxford University.

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Report which sets out a blueprint for Scotland’s health services over the next 20 years.
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Sunday, March 13, 2005
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