In Conversation: Barriers to Implementation of the NHS England Restructure and Future Opportunities

Dr Karen Kirkham & Dr Anthony Cunliffe

November 12, 2021

In the final In conversation video on the NHS England restructure, Dr Karen Kirkham and Dr Anthony Cunliffe explore barriers to the success of the changes.

In this video, Dr Karen Kirkham (Partner and Clinical Lead, Deloitte; formerly Dorset ICS and Senior Medical Advisor, Systems Development and Population Health Management, NHS England and NHS Improvement) and Dr Anthony Cunliffe (Joint National Lead Macmillan GP Adviser; Macmillan GP Adviser London; Joint Clinical Chair, South East London Cancer Alliance) discuss potential obstacles to the implementation of the reorganisation and how they can be resolved going forward.

This video was recorded in June 2021.

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