TITLE

Pressure on staff prompts debate about charging for primary care

AUTHOR(S)
Triggle, Nick
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
Emergency Nurse;Jul2014, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increasing pressure on hospital emergency department (ED) staff in Great Britain. It explores the link between the demand for general practitioner (GP) and the influx of walk-in patients in EDs. Funding problems within the National Health Service (NHS) and the idea of charging patients to see their GPs are also discussed in the article.
ACCESSION #
96921922

 

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