This morning the Today programme devoted two in-show trails to its how-to-cut-NHS-spending-without-feeling-the-pain feature.
It’s a nice conceit – the politicians are reluctant to talk about cuts in general terms and any suggestion that the NHS in particular will suffer is political suicide.
So Evan Davis and co are throwing it out to the ‘informed listener’ – the NHS doctors, nurses, administrators, consultants, suppliers – to come up with some practical answers.
Whether they know it or not they are also embarking on a crowdsourcing experiment. Continue reading BBC Goes Crowdsourcing To Save The NHS