Happy 68th Birthday to the NHS!

5th July 2016 marks the anniversary of the  NHS as it turns 68 years old!

Since its launch in 1948, the NHS has grown to become the world’s largest publicly funded health service. It is also one of the most efficient, most egalitarian and most comprehensive.

Click here as NHS England explores the history of the NHS with a decade by decade breakdown of the health services most significant milestones.