- Subject index
This timely and assured text provides lecturers and students with a well informed, penetrating analysis of the key questions in medicine and society. The book is divided into three sections. It opens with a well judged account of the context of health and illness. It moves on to examine the process and experience of illness. Finally, it examines how health care is negotiated and delivered.
Chapter 10: Healthcare Organization
Useful Terms for this Chapter
clinical governance: a systematic approach to maintaining and improving the quality of patient care within the NHS by defining standards and having a system of audit which ...