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The Geography of Health Services in Britain., Paperback / softback Book

The Geography of Health Services in Britain. Paperback / softback

Part of the Routledge Library Editions: Human Geography series

Description

This book is about geographical variation in the organisation, provision and use of health services in Britain.

Its main theme is that neither the quantity nor the quality of health care provided by the National Health Service (NHS) is uniform from place to place.

Chapters discuss and evaluate: The reorganisation of the NHS in the years up to 1987The relationships between the need for health care and the supply of health servicesThe redistribution of health service resources geographicallyThe distribution of doctors, dentists, community nurses and hospitals across the UKAccess to health servicesThe distribution of both private health facilities and social welfare services and their effect on the NHS.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 260 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Health systems & services
  • ISBN: 9781138954786

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