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Author Gabbay, John.
Title Organisational innovation in health services : Lessons from the NHS treatment centres.
Imprint Bristol : Policy Press, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (183 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Great Britain. National Health Service.
Great Britain. National Health Service.
Ambulatory medical care -- Great Britain.
National health services -- Great Britain.
National Health Programs -- Great Britain -- Case Reports.
Ambulatory Care -- Great Britain -- Case Reports.
Organizational Innovation -- Great Britain -- Case Reports.
Great Britain.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents L ist of abbreviations; Notes on the authors; Introduction; 1 Transplanted roots: where the innovation came from; 2 Fertile ground? The organisational milieux of the treatment centres; 3 Taking up the challenge: localmotives for the innovation; 4 The impact of the wider policy context; 5 Achieving the goals? How and why the treatment centres evolved; 6 Improving practice? Evidence of innovative ways of working; 7 Summary and conclusions:making sense of what happened; 8 Implications for policy, practice and research; Appendix 1 Early definitions of a treatment centre.
Appendix 2 The study design and methodsReferences; Index.
Summary A highly readable account of how and why NHS treatment centres evolved with practical lessons based on case study research.
Other Author Le May, Andree.
Pope, Catherine.
Other Title Print version: Gabbay, John. Organisational innovation in health services : Lessons from the NHS treatment centres. Bristol : The Policy Press, ©2011 9781847424792