NHS Direct's CEO to become professional head for Whitehall communicators

Since NHS Direct has started to position itself as a potentially substantial player in the telehealth field, I’ve become a bit of an NHS Direct watcher. So the news that its Chief Executive Matt Tee has been appointed as Permanent Secretary for Government Communications, “the professional head for all Whitehall communicators” caught my eye. I wonder if we can expect more or less spin?

Health Service Journal item: NHS Direct chief executive to step down.