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The National Health Service: value for money, value for many
by Rifat Atun
Published March 14, 2015

Summary Excerpt:

The National Health System (NHS) is one of the proudest achievements of the UK. Established in 1948, the NHS has not only played an important part in improving the health of the nation, but has provided to citizens and residents of the UK financial protection during illness and sickness. The NHS provides value for money and value for many.

 

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