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Can Simon Stevens save the NHS?

The Chief Executive of our Health Service is a quiet but radical reformer

By John McTernan  

Practice Nurse Lesley Dobson tests the blood sugar of the new chief executive of NHS, Simon Stevens at Consett Medical Centre in County Durham. ©Owen Humphreys/PA Archive/Press Association Images

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