Tamsin Newton Snow
Tamsin Newton Snow is a freelance journalist and producer with 15 years' experience in print, TV and online. She has worked for the international broadcaster Aljazeera on its flagship medical series The CURE, nursing titles and a national news agency.
Plans may include integrating the health service with life sciences research to bring innovations to patients faster.
NHS expenditure on prescribed medicines up by 7.6%, with 15.1% increase in hospital sectorSubscription
The cost of medicines prescribed by hospitals in England increased by 15.1% to £5.8bn in 2013–2014 compared with the previous year.