November 16, 2005

ON THIRD THOUGHT....:

Private sector could improve primary care, says thinktank (Staff and agencies, November 16, 2005, SocietyGuardian.co.uk)

Encouraging private firms to run family doctor and community healthcare services could raise standards and speed up reform, researchers said today.

Ministers should consider creating a market in primary care, allowing any qualified health professional or healthcare organisation to compete to provide services in the community because government reforms have so far failed to generate sufficient improvements, according to healthcare thinktank the King's Fund.


Within the Anglosphere, it's no longer a question of if but when...

Posted by Orrin Judd at November 16, 2005 8:32 AM
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