TITLE

How the proposed changes would work

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Pulse;2/15/2007, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on how the proposed changes made in the global sum formula for general practitioners in Great Britain would work. It is informed that the proposed changes has been developed to supplement workload adjustment and moreover it will adjust for age-sex bandings. The article also includes information on certain factors for which the proposed change will not adjust.
ACCESSION #
24194359

 

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