Health services - a critical appraisal
Item Type:Journal article
Citation:Jessop, W. J. E. 'Health services - a critical appraisal'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XXI, Part I, 1962/1963, pp81-108
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The designing of a health service involves exercises in economics and administration as well as in medicine and the relation between all three is so intimate that the best results can only be obtained if the planners have experience of each aspect.
Description:Read before the Society, 26 April 1963
Author: Jessop, W. J. E.
Publisher:Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Type of material:Journal article
Series/Report no:Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Vol. XXI, Part I, 1962/1963
Availability:Full text available
Keywords:Health services, British national health service, Health services in Finland, Health services in Ireland
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