Mental health services have been adversely affected by pressure on other parts of the health economy from measures such as the 18-week target and a push to make financial balance, a poll of mental health chief executives has found. The poll was due to be published later today at the launch of the NHS Confederation's mental health network.

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Mental health services have been adversely affected by pressure on other parts of the health economy from measures such as the 18-week target and a push to make financial balance, a poll of mental health chief executives has found. The poll was due to be published later today at the launch of the NHS Confederation's mental health network.

For more on the network's plans click here