Government slated for comms advice on 'new hospitals'

The CIPR has criticised "ill-judged" new advice from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) that says NHS trusts should always refer to hospital refurbishments, including new wings, as "new hospitals".

by John Harrington
Health Secretary Sajid Javid visits St Thomas' Hospital in London, 28 June (photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
Health Secretary Sajid Javid visits St Thomas' Hospital in London, 28 June (photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

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