TITLE

Hold-up on pricing could scupper February ballot

AUTHOR(S)
Hairon, Nerys
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Pulse;11/25/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 45, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the effects of the delay of the pricing of general practitioners contract in Great Britain. Mass resignation of general practitioners from the National Health Service; Collapse of the general practice; Plans of the National Health Service Confederation to send a joint letter to primary care organizations to ensure the implementation of the contract.
ACCESSION #
8590092

 

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