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Money Management
The Govt’s Financial Information Service that never got measuredService (FIS) has been deemed to have no clearly documented objectives and only
The Govt’s Financial Information Service that never got measured
Money Management / Posted 12 hours ago
Service (FIS) has been deemed to have no clearly documented objectives and only one performance measure. An Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) investigation into the FIS has resulted in a report which has served to seriously question the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Australian Federal Police fall short on cyber securityand desktop OS patching, and the restriction of administration privileges based
Australian Federal Police fall short on cyber security
Computer World Australia / Posted yesterday
and desktop OS patching, and the restriction of administration privileges based on user duties. A review by the Australian National Audit Office has found that although the AFP and the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science can be classed... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Trad would bring mayors into disaster-relief fightfederal government said an "assurance audit" of claims from Queensland was unde
Trad would bring mayors into disaster-relief fight
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
federal government said an "assurance audit" of claims from Queensland was underway. "This is because an ANAO (Australian National Audit Office) audit report found that the department has placed too much reliance on state audit/assurance... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
the standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. A host of... Read more
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Times of Malta
More property co-owners join legal battle against Gaffarenathey got nothing even though the government now owned part of their share. The
More property co-owners join legal battle against Gaffarena
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
they got nothing even though the government now owned part of their share. The deal was subject to an investigation by the National Audit Office, which found there had been “collusion” between the Land Department, Mr Gaffarena and former planning... Read more
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Times of Malta
A better political systemsuch declarations in Parliament, as happens now, and making them the subject of
A better political system
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
such declarations in Parliament, as happens now, and making them the subject of gossip, but by submitting them to the National Audit Office for verification. If any discrepancies or illegalities are flagged, then a report on that particular... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquirythe standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquiry
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
the standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. Inspector General... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquirythe standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquiry
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the standing committee on tax and revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. A host of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The Courier
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
The Courier / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The North West Star
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored' and will not face less scrutiny: inquiry
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The Age
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquirythe Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of th
Tax Office needs to be 'monitored': inquiry
The Age / Posted yesterday
the Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue, Bert van Manen, said the roles of the agency's main scrutineers – the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO), the Inspector-General of Taxation and parliamentary committees were crucial. "The ATO has... Read more
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The Register
UK.gov wasted £20m telling you to 'be safe online, mmkay'knows almost nothing about protecting itself online. Research published by You
UK.gov wasted £20m telling you to 'be safe online, mmkay'
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
knows almost nothing about protecting itself online. Research published by YouGov and CSID has shown that in spite of the National Audit Office reporting that £20m had been allocated by government in financial year 2014/15 "to drive engagement and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Budget sets stage for election focus on backpacker tax, inland railto help them build major water infrastructure projects such as dams and pipelin
Budget sets stage for election focus on backpacker tax, inland rail
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
to help them build major water infrastructure projects such as dams and pipelines. The announcement comes days after the National Audit Office issued a scathing report of two Commonwealth concessional farm loans programs, implemented by Labor and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Where is our billion-dollar natural disaster funding?' Pittto get back on our feet after those natural disasters," Mr Pitt said. However
'Where is our billion-dollar natural disaster funding?' Pitt
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
to get back on our feet after those natural disasters," Mr Pitt said. However the federal government says Australia's National Audit Office is investigating millions of dollars in "false claims" of disaster funding from Queensland and has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Audit Reports Not Taboo' - Morlu Challenges Auditor General GayeMonrovia — Last week, the Auditor General of the Kenya National Audit Office, E
'Audit Reports Not Taboo' - Morlu Challenges Auditor General Gaye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — Last week, the Auditor General of the Kenya National Audit Office, Edward Ouko accompanied by Liberia's Auditor General Yusador Gaye submitted an audit report conducted by the Kenya Audit Office on the General Auditing Commission of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Secrecy in Accountability - Public Deserves to Know About GAC Reportfor several years, it was reported recently that GAC was itself audited by anot
No Secrecy in Accountability - Public Deserves to Know About GAC Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
for several years, it was reported recently that GAC was itself audited by another supreme audit institution, the Kenya National Audit Office (KENAO). IN SUBMITTING THE AUDIT report accordingly conducted on the GAC to the National Legislature,... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Fears HS2 mitigation and compensation could be squeezed in cost cutting driveHiggins ‘has failed in his remit to cut costs’. It is on top of the Project Re
Fears HS2 mitigation and compensation could be squeezed in cost cutting drive
Aylesbury Today / Posted 2 days ago
Higgins ‘has failed in his remit to cut costs’. It is on top of the Project Review which is due to start and the current National Audit Office investigation, which is their third study into HS2. A government spokeswoman told the Guardian: “As is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Conservative budget for agricultureInfrastructure Development Fund and the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facil
Conservative budget for agriculture
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Infrastructure Development Fund and the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility. The announcement comes days after the National Audit Office issued a scathing report into concessional farm loans programs run by both the current government and... Read more
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Gazette News
Council to press ahead with controversial £750,000 cycle path schemepractice and equality law, and their own safety auditor. “We’ll be taking our
Council to press ahead with controversial £750,000 cycle path scheme
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
practice and equality law, and their own safety auditor. “We’ll be taking our complaint to the Department for Transport, national audit office and local government ombudsman. “All along we’ve been willing to help the council so they should be... Read more
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Times of Malta
Live: Michael Falzon testifies on Gaffarena expropriation casethat he had been placed under pressure to get the process completed quickly. A
Live: Michael Falzon testifies on Gaffarena expropriation case
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
that he had been placed under pressure to get the process completed quickly. At the heart of the issue is a report by the National Audit Office which found there were irregularities in the way how the government expropriated Mr Gaffarena's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NAO Submits Audit Report On Ministry of Health LootingThe National Audit Office (NAO) has finally submitted an audit report chronolog
NAO Submits Audit Report On Ministry of Health Looting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The National Audit Office (NAO) has finally submitted an audit report chronologizing on how some dishonest officials from Ministry of Health managed to loot the donated funds from the US- funded Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
HS2 chairman's £475k-year post advertised 'in error' by Governmentspeeds proposed, the highest of any service in the world using conventional tra
HS2 chairman's £475k-year post advertised 'in error' by Government
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
speeds proposed, the highest of any service in the world using conventional track. The government spending watchdog, the National Audit Office, which has long been sceptical of HS2’s value for money, is conducting a further review of the project.... Read more
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The Register
Central gov spent £6.3bn on IT. Nearly half handed to just 3 supplierstop at £1.2bn, followed by Capgemini at £861m, and BT at £561m - according to a
Central gov spent £6.3bn on IT. Nearly half handed to just 3 suppliers
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
top at £1.2bn, followed by Capgemini at £861m, and BT at £561m - according to an analysis of Cabinet Office data from the National Audit Office. All the other usual suspects remained on the list, including IBM (£290m), Atos (£235m), Fujitsu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Extractive Industries Fetch Moreon President John Magufuli for taking action against corrupt civil servants bas
Extractive Industries Fetch More
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
on President John Magufuli for taking action against corrupt civil servants based on former audit reports prepared by the National Audit Office of Tanzania (NAOT). The Reconciliation Team Leader for the TEITI report, Mr Juvinal Betambira of BDO... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Farm loan fiasco had a lend of taxpayereligible debt, whichever was lower, could be used to restructure existing debt
Farm loan fiasco had a lend of taxpayer
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
eligible debt, whichever was lower, could be used to restructure existing debt or maintain operations. But the Australian National Audit Office found that no analysis of the costs and benefits of ­providing assistance to farmers through a subsidy... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Under the microscope: Deadline looms for advisers on FCA suitability reviewonly applied to larger advice firms into the smaller adviser market. As well a
Under the microscope: Deadline looms for advisers on FCA suitability review
Money Marketing Online / Posted 8 days ago
only applied to larger advice firms into the smaller adviser market. As well as the business plan, a report from the National Audit Office in February questioning the FCA’s effectiveness in dealing with misselling is also thought to have... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
National Audit Office finds concessional loans schemes poorly plannedConcessional loans schemes were poorly planned: National Audit Office Photo: T
National Audit Office finds concessional loans schemes poorly planned
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Concessional loans schemes were poorly planned: National Audit Office Photo: The Australian National Audit Office found the Agriculture Department hasn't established "appropriate arrangements" to assess the effectiveness of the Commonwealth's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain’s borders left exposed as screening system crashed twice in 48 hoursleast March 2019, can be relied upon. The failures were also not cited in inqu
Britain’s borders left exposed as screening system crashed twice in 48 hours
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
least March 2019, can be relied upon. The failures were also not cited in inquiries into Britain’s eBorders system by the National Audit Office and the Commons Public Accounts Committee, who both published reports after the incident. A Home... Read more
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Times of Malta
Don't blame us for construction accidents, OHSA tells NAOsuggested a misunderstanding of the situation on the ground, the OHSA said toda
Don't blame us for construction accidents, OHSA tells NAO
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
suggested a misunderstanding of the situation on the ground, the OHSA said today. The authority was replying to a National Audit Office report tabled yesterday which raised reservations about "the authority’s practice of not carrying out... Read more
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Sussex Express
White paper, white elephant – a headteacher’s concernsarrangements. All of us will tell you that we need two things; sufficient fund
White paper, white elephant – a headteacher’s concerns
Sussex Express / Posted 9 days ago
arrangements. All of us will tell you that we need two things; sufficient funding and high-quality teachers. Recently the National Audit Office has confirmed that for the fourth year running, teacher recruitment targets have been missed this year... Read more
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Chichester Observer
White paper, white elephant – a headteacher’s concernsarrangements. All of us will tell you that we need two things; sufficient fund
White paper, white elephant – a headteacher’s concerns
Chichester Observer / Posted 9 days ago
arrangements. All of us will tell you that we need two things; sufficient funding and high-quality teachers. Recently the National Audit Office has confirmed that for the fourth year running, teacher recruitment targets have been missed this year... Read more
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express
Taxpayers hit with £650MILLION in fines by EUover the past 10 years for errors in how UK public bodies spent EU funds, accor
Taxpayers hit with £650MILLION in fines by EU
express / Posted 9 days ago
over the past 10 years for errors in how UK public bodies spent EU funds, according to figures last year from the National Audit Office. “Money intended to support projects and programmes in the UK is being lost Meg Hillier, Labour... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Oxford Mail
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Streatham Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Bury Times
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Gazette
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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guardian-series
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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Harrow Times
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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This is West Country
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warnsservices, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Go
NHS specialised services spending must be controlled, report warns
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
services, then other services such as general practice could "lose out", the Government spending watchdog has said. The National Audit Office (NAO) said spending on specialised services - which include specific mental health problems, rare... Read more
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