Equity in primary care

  title={Equity in primary care},
  author={Karen E Bloor and Alan Maynard},
The allocation of funding and the distribution of the workforce in primary care is very unequal in England. Whilst hospital resources have been allocated in relation to a weighted capitation formula in each of the component parts of the United Kingdom since the late 1970s, there have been minimal efforts to equalise the distribution of general practitioners and the budgets which finance them and the services they provide. The purpose of this paper is to illustrate both the existing inequalities… CONTINUE READING

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