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1

what are the first two key features of the h&sc act ?

1. Aimed at tackling demand and treatment costs.
2. Aimed at improving the performance of the NHS.

2

what are the 3rd and 4th key features of the h&sc act?

3. Local clinical commissioning groups are responsible for health.
4. putting clinicians in charge of shaping services means they should commission services to meet their local needs.

3

what are the 5th and 6th key features of the h&sc act ?

5.patients are given greater freedom to choose services that meet their needs.
6. Greater opportunity for patients views to be heard and taken into account.

4

what is the final key feature of the h&sc act?

7. Easier access for private providers.

5

how does the h&sc act support an individuals rights?

Greater voice fore patients.