Local pay deals slow to materialise in NHS
- Doctor know. Rowland, Hilary; Harris, Lynn // People Management;03/05/98, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p50
Discusses an attempt of the British National Health Service (NHS) to improve research and information management operations within the agency. Features required for development of knowledge management program; Technique used by clinical audit coordinator Jilly Alexander.
- Notes from the editor. // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Sep98, Vol. 50 Issue 4, preceding p1
Comments on the 50th anniversary of the National Health Service (NHS) in Great Britain. Debates about the NHS in the United States; Creation of culture among health care providers unrecognizable in the US; Achievements under the NHS.
- Trouble in Thatcherland. Gelb, N. // New Leader;3/20/89, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p6
Discusses the future of Britain's National Health Service (NHS) under reforms proposed by Health Minister Kenneth Clarke. Opposition of the British Medical Association (BMA) to the government's NHS plans.
- No ill-gotten gains. Laurance, J. // New Statesman & Society;3/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 143, p21
Reports that England's Health Secretary William Waldegrave is repackaging the National Health Service's (NHS) reforms, and profit, it seems, is now a dirty word. Need to make choices about priorities; Principal aims of the reforms; Incentive to provide more health care; Consequences of...
- Flexible friends. Laurance, J. // New Statesman & Society;3/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 143, p22
Highlights England's Labour party's plans for National Health Services (NHS) spending noting that it has become too rooted in repair service instead of building a healthy population. Affordability and feasibility; Spokesperson for the Labour party, Robin Cook; More.
- Fact file. // New Statesman & Society;3/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 143, p25
Speculates that the National Health Service's (NHS) reforms in England will be judged by whether they improve its efficiency. Statistics; Demand for hospital treatment; More. INSET: Origins of the NHS reforms..
- Health not wealth. Maynard, A. // New Statesman & Society;3/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 143, p28
Opinion. Discusses the notion that the British National Health Service was established to ensure that health care be provided on a basis of `need' not necessarily the patients' willingness and ability to pay. The definition of need has tended to be vague; Good management data; Reforms; More.
- Community care? // New Statesman & Society;10/18/91, Vol. 4 Issue 173, p5
Editorial. Explores the meanings behind Britain's current NHS debate over privatization. How the Labour Party interprets the Conservative's plans for reforming the NHS; Acknowledged problems with the NHS; How Labour could improve the NHS if they come to power.
- The doctors' dilemma. Hunter, D. // New Statesman & Society;11/22/91, Vol. 4 Issue 178, p24
Urges Britain's Labour Party to clarify its health policies. Inadequacy of the document `A Fresh Start for Health,' prepared by shadow health secretary Robin Cook; How the Labour and Conservative parties agree on the National Health Service (NHS); Need for Labour to clearly outline how it would...