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An Introduction to Clinical Governance and Patient Safety$
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Elizabeth Haxby, David Hunter, and Siân Jaggar

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780199558612

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199558612.001.0001

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Putting the business into the NHS

Putting the business into the NHS

(p.161) Chapter 18 Putting the business into the NHS
An Introduction to Clinical Governance and Patient Safety

Heather Shearer

Oxford University Press

In tax-funded systems such as the NHS, it is important that money is used wisely. NHS services are accountable to the public for the judicious use of funds. This chapter discusses how money flows round the NHS system, yearly savings requirement, and finance and quality of patient care.

Keywords:   NHS, healthcare practice, taxpayer funds, financial management

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