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The NHS long-term plan explained

On 7 January, the NHS long-term plan (formerly known as the 10-year plan) was published setting out key ambitions for the service over the next 10 years. In this explainer, The King's Fund sets out the main commitments in the plan and provides their view of what they might mean, highlighting the opportunities and challenges for the health and care system as it moves to put the plan into practice.