Short cuts

Published: 15/01/2004, Volume II4, No. 5888 Page 8

A Commission for Health Improvement report has highlighted the need for stronger leadership and management at Morecambe Bay primary care trust. It found that 'the PCT's organisational structure, responsibilities and accountabilities need to be clearer as there is confusion among staff '.CHI highlighted mental health services as having specific weaknesses and found that 'service users can wait up to three years for psychology services and there is a lack of community mental health services, especially out of hours'.