Ethnic differences in internal medicine referrals and diagnosis in the Netherlands
- Referral blocks will not save money. // Pulse;3/2/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p15
In this article the author presents his views about the referral management for health services in Great Britain.
- Referral management is harming your patients. Cornock, Sarah // Pulse;3/2/2011, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p27
The article presents the author's advice on what to do if the referral management process is affecting the physicians' quality of care for their patients.
- Improving care: a study of orthopaedic outpatient referrals. Roland, M.O.; Porter, R.W.; Matthews, J.G.; Redden, J.F.; Simonds, G.W.; Bewley, B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/11/91, Vol. 302 Issue 6785, p1124
Identifies aspects of orthopedic out-patient referral for the improvement of the satisfaction general practitioners, consultants and patients in Doncaster, England. Respondents' views of referrals; Targets for improvement; Development of agreed referral guidelines.
- Extracontractual referrals in first three months of NHS reforms. Ghodse, Barbara; Rawaf, Salman // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/31/91, Vol. 303 Issue 6801, p497
Evaluates the performances extracontractual referrals of Merton and Sutton Health authorities for the first three months of National Health Service (NHS) reforms in Great Britain. Analysis on extracontractual referrals from health authorities; Classification of referrals according to designated...
- Attorney: 'Rotation' referrals may compromise care. // Hospital Home Health;Jan2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p5
The article discusses issues on the legal risks associated with the rotation system of referrals in hospitals.
- The new culture. Warden, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/9/91, Vol. 302 Issue 6776, p554
Reports the impact of reforms for health care in Great Britain. Emphasis on decentralization and devolved management; Flexibility on districts to assess the needs; Submission of referral practices information.
- Clampdown feared over 10-fold range in referrals. Gough, Rob // Pulse;8/18/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 33, p2
Focuses on the factors influencing the increase of medical referrals in Great Britain. Comparison of referral rates between the year 2002 and 2003; Morbidity of the patients; Costs of medical care.
- TB Net Tracking Network Provides Continuity of Care for Mobile TB Patients. Harlow, Todd // American Journal of Public Health;Oct99, Vol. 89 Issue 10, p1581
The article describes TB Net, a tuberculosis-infected migrant tracking and referral project created by a national clinical network of clinicians, called the Migrant Clinicians Network, who treat farmworkers in the U.S. Historically, tuberculosis has been difficult to treat in migrant farmworkers...
- Patients in motion. Finkel, Ed // Modern Healthcare;4/3/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 14, p31
The article focuses on services offered by the Austin, Texas-based mobile clinic Migrant Clinicians Network to improve healthcare for migrants. A free tracking-and-referral program for tuberculosis, diabetes and cancer patients is provided by the clinic. Among the occupational hazards facing...