Nicholson Challenge
Last Updated: March, 2019

The term Nicholson challenge refers to a set of mandates that the former (2006 - 2012) leader of the National Health Service in England, Sir David Nicholson, put to the entire NHS in a drive to find £20-billion in  efficiency savings  from 2010 to 2015.

This was extended to £40-billion by 2021.