Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial on the Strength of Primary Care Systems in the British Medical Journal
See Dr. Jeannie Haggerty's new editorial in the British Medical Journal based on this very interesting publication on Primary Care Systems published in the Health Affairs.
Haggerty, J., Lévesque J-F., Hogg W. & Wong S. The strength of primary care systems. Stronger systems improve population health but require higher levels of spending. BMJ, 2013; 346; f3777 doi: 10.1136/bmj.f3777.
This editorial by Dr. Haggerty is based on the article by Kringos D., Boerma W., van der Zee J., & Groenewegen P entitled: Europe's Strong Primary Care Systems Are Linked To Better Population Health But Also To Higher Health Spending. Health Affairs, 32, no.4 (2013):686-694. You can read the article here.