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In pursuit of an improving National Health Service

Alain C. Enthoven

In pursuit of an improving National Health Service

by Alain C. Enthoven

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Published by Nuffield Trust in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementAlain C. Enthoven.
SeriesThe Rock Carling Fellowship -- 1999
ContributionsNuffield Trust.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 126p. ;
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20809253M
ISBN 101902089375

Improving Diagnosis in Health Care. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / In the United Kingdom, the country’s National Health Service concluded that diagnosis—including diagnostic error—was the most common reason individuals complained about their health care, accounting for approximately 35 percent of. Britain’s National Health Service (NHS) was established in the wake of World War II amid a broad consensus that health care should be made available to all. Yet the British only barely succeeded in overcoming professional opposition to form the NHS out of the prewar mixture of limited national insurance, various voluntary insurance schemes, charity care, and public health services.

The proposal for national health insurance (NHI) is part of a welcome resurgence in public discourse about poverty, health and access to health services in South Africa. Despite certain areas of progress in the country since , disparities in wealth and health are among the widest in the world. Improving the U.S. health care system requires simultaneous pursuit of three aims: improving the experience of care, improving the health of populations, and reducing per capita costs of health car.

account of public health’s long and fascinating history is an indispensable classic. pp. $ pb / e-book The Global War on Tobacco. Mapping the World’s First Public Health Treaty. Heather Wipfli The first in-depth review of the. World Health Organization’s groundbreaking Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. pp. Making Eye Health a Population Health Imperative: Vision for Tomorrow proposes a new population-centered framework to guide action and coordination among various, and sometimes competing, stakeholders in pursuit of improved eye and vision health and health equity in the United States. Building on the momentum of previous public health efforts, this report also introduces a model for .


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Most hospitals that have implemented a successful continuous quality improvement program have built on the foundation of an excellent ongoing quality assurance and quality management program.In tandem with our work on suicide prevention there is much to be positive about in our national pursuit of better mental health.

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