Cutting out a more effective way of doing business?
This blog was originally published on the Social Enterprise Mark CIC website, and is available here.
Public sector commissioners are coming under unprecedented financial and political pressure to make huge savings, particularly in the health service. Unfortunately, this type of pressure only leads to short-termism rather than more strategic, long term decision making. The tight timetable for the submission of STPs (Sustainability and Transformation Plans) by government also added to these pressures.