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Teamwork, not isolation, is route to better outcomes

Private practice must move away from a ‘siloed’ mentality with doctors working as individuals and instead gain critical mass to enable outcomes to be more appropriately measured, according to a leading specialist. 

Dr David Sweetnam

Mr David Sweetnam, a consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon at Schoen Clinic London, said that during his childhood and subsequent 30 years in the NHS there had been a move away from the firm (team) structure of great teaching hospital units towards individualised practice. 

But he told LaingBuisson’s Private Healthcare Summit in London he believed the sector was now at a crossroads and teamwork was being reborn.

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