NHS Insights Newsletter - October 2014

The latest legal news and insights from DWF for the NHS

In the October issue of NHS insights:

  • The Care Act 2014 – exploring the new capped costs system
  • The Francis Review of whistleblowing in the NHS - looking at a contribution to the report by healthcare professionals group Patients First
  • Counting the cost of fraud within the NHS
  • Mutuals in the NHS

Read the October issue of NHS Insights ›

This information is intended as a general discussion surrounding the topics covered and is for guidance purposes only. It does not constitute legal advice and should not be regarded as a substitute for taking legal advice. DWF is not responsible for any activity undertaken based on this information.


An ever changing regulatory, policy and funding culture means that healthcare providers and suppliers, particularly within the NHS, are under an increasing strain to respond to this dynamic and challenging environment.

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Kate Archer


I am a Director at DWF specialising in catastrophic injury and large claims.

Kevin Jaquiss


I specialise in the development of new social enterprise structures for the delivery of public services.