Running on empty

Journalists in the press room at Confed overheard the following frantic message through an official's earpiece: "The SHA meeting's EMPTY. Can you get some people from next door to come along? There's plenty of food..."

It seems the DH’s efforts to promote regional strategies are lost on NHS managers.

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