Emergency tsar wants 1,000 walk in centres

Hairon, Nerys
October 2002
Pulse;10/28/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 41, p16
Reports on the British government emergency medical care tsar's proposal to build additional 1,000 walk-in centers in England. Potential impact of the proposal on the workload of general practitioners.


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