Table 2

Interviews completed

England

Wales


Case Study Alpha

Case Study Beta

Case Study Delta

Case Study Gamma


Purchaser managers

4

4

13

9

Trust managers

6

8

8

6

SHA, regional office, regional commissioning support unit

1

1

3

4


Note: Because the Welsh NHS was undergoing fundamental restructuring we also completed a further 21interviews with politicians, special advisors, senior civil servants, officials in Health Commission Wales and Healthcare Inspectorate Wales, and doctors managing the clinical networks.

Hughes et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13(Suppl 1):S7   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-S1-S7

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