RCP delivers NHS 70th birthday message

On the day the NHS turns 70, RCP president Professor Dame Jane Dacre reflects on our role in the creation of the NHS, addresses the challenges and opportunities ahead, and records her personal hopes and ambitions for the service in the future.

It’s one of our greatest achievements as a society. A service with equality at the heart, built on a foundation of care for all, regardless of age or means.

RCP president Professor Dame Jane Dacre wishes the NHS a happy 70th birthday

The RCP is marking the special contribution the NHS has made to British life with a programme of activity across the week.