When implementing PHB pilots and policy, DH stated that personal health budgets should
These are principles that the RCN wholeheartedly support. However the RCN is not convinced that these same principles are driving the policy currently. Given the present financial context and other challenges outlined above, the RCN has serious concerns that the Government will be able to deliver optional, appropriately resourced and supported PHBs within an appropriate system of safeguards.
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