Primary care services. In search of alternative ways of providing services that are affordable, accessible and appropriate. A review of recent literature.

  • Nicola North
  • Published 1991 in Nursing praxis in New Zealand inc

Abstract

Services where the G.P. is the central health professional or "team leader" may satisfactorily provide first-contact medical services. Major problems reported in literature are related to inequity in distribution, and the fee-for-service practice that limits access for those on lower incomes and encourages high throughput. There is a heavy reliance on… (More)

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@article{North1991PrimaryCS, title={Primary care services. In search of alternative ways of providing services that are affordable, accessible and appropriate. A review of recent literature.}, author={Nicola North}, journal={Nursing praxis in New Zealand inc}, year={1991}, volume={6 3}, pages={11-8} }