Enhancing the NHS through international engagement
- Document type
- Corporate author(s)
- Great Britain. Department of Health
- Department of Health
- Date of publication
- 1 July 2015
- Health Services
- Social welfare
- Material type
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This document provides NHS organisations with an overview of the main things to consider when beginning their export journey. This will help those with limited international experience to maximise their chances of success (and minimise risk).
NHS organisations can draw on this information to get on the right track for generating a successful and sustainable international revenue stream. This can then be used for innovation and improvement in UK patient care. Topics covered include:
- Why engage in international activity.
- Underlying principles of NHS international activity.
- Creating an international strategy.
- Developing a general service proposal.
- Marketing a healthcare solution.
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