Strategic Health Authority

All Strategic Health Authorities closed 31 March 2013

Strategic Health Authority's responsibilities have been taken over by other ORGANISATIONS.

The definition has been retained for historical reporting.

A Strategic Health Authority is an ORGANISATION.

A Strategic Health Authority is an NHS ORGANISATION established to lead the strategic development of the local health service and manage Primary Care Trusts and NHS Trusts on the basis of local accountability agreements.

The main responsibilities of Strategic Health Authorities are:

References:
Shifting the Balance of Power publications
 

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