CfH responds to "NPfIT close to imploding" claim

The Department of Health has responded to as long article in The Guardian saying that the NPfIT is close to imploding.

A spokesperson said:

“We are continuing to work with the NHS at local level to ensure that the things clinicians have told us are most important to them get delivered.

“By focusing on these priority areas, we will ensure that patients get to benefit from our investment in health care technology whilst at the same time ensuring that the savings announced by the Secretary of State are achieved.

“We continue to review cost reductions to ensure that the savings obtained are commensurate with the reductions in scope and delivery profile.”

DH responds to Guardian NPfIT “implosion” claim – ITpro

Is the NPfIT close to imploding? – IT Projects Blog

Delays with £12.7bn NHS software program bring it close to collapse – The Guardian