28 Minutes to Save the NHSBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7335.491/a (Published 23 February 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:491
- Nick Steel, Institute of Public Health
BBC Radio 4, Wednesdays at 11 pm, 6 to 27 February 2002
The quality of health care is causing a major crisis throughout the Western world. In the United Kingdom we love to bash the NHS, but have little to compare it with, in the way that Americans can compare managed care with fee-for-service. They moan about the evils of managed care, but are gradually realising, in the words of quality expert Bob Brook from US think tank RAND, that “managed care is not the problem, quality is.”
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