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    Localisation, cost-cutting measures, public sector reorganisation, abolition of Strategic Health Authorities and Primary Care Trusts, coupled with the new commissioning and delivery models has led to closer links with the private sector and new challenges.

    Local expertise, national recognition - NHS legal services panel

    Our expertise in the health sector has been recognised by our appointment to the NHS legal services framework panel, operated by NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS).  We are one of only 22 firms to be appointed to this national framework and will be providing specialist employment advice to a wide range of health sector clients across the East Midlands and Yorkshire and Humber regions.

    Our health sector expertise

    Our multi disciplinary team understands the changing face of the health sector and the developing public/private interface.  We have comprehensive knowledge of the law, an in depth understanding of the health sector and a pragmatic and problem solving approach.   We recognise and understand the financial, political and reputational issues that are unique to Trusts and other organisations delivering health and social care in the new cultural and political environment.

    Who we work with

    We work with a large number of health and social care organisations, including:

    • Clinical commissioning groups
    • NHS Trusts
    • Social enterprises
    • GP practices
    • Care homes
    • Dental practices
    • Hospices
    • Nursing and residential homes

    To find out more

    Download our handy employment law and the health sector fact sheet to find out how we can help you.  Alternatively contact, Jane Eatock, partner and head of health law team on 0333 222 6545 or by email: healthlaw@wilkinchapman.co.uk