NPC Archive Item: NPC podcast – 22nd April 2009 – Local Decision-making podcast 4

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Cathy Picton, project lead for the Handbook to support rational local decision-making about medicines (and treatments) talks to individuals about their experiences of working in practice on some of the key issues covered in the Handbook

Podcast 4. Discussion with David Stout, Director of the Primary Care Trust Network at the NHS Confederation about the implication of the NHS Constitution right to rational local decision making about the funding of medicines and treatments on PCTs, and some of the issues that the NHS Confederation thinks that PCTs need to address.