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Richard Vize

Richard Vize is a columnist for the Guardian Healthcare Network, contributes to the British Medical Journal and has worked with a range of organisations across health and local government for the last 25 years.

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Winning hearts and minds

Richard Vize

Health and council leaders need to work harder to get the public involved, writes Richard Vize The NHS has always struggled to find the right relationship with patients and the public. Clinicians and managers know that listening to local communities and service users helps them to understand what matters and identify ways the system can…