The Voluntary Sector and Health Policy: the role of national level health consumer and patients’ organisations in the UK

Date

2014-07-08

Advisors

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

ISSN

0277-9536

Volume Title

Publisher

Elsevier

Type

Article

Peer reviewed

Yes

Abstract

Article explores the policy role of Health consumer and patients' organisations. Based on research findings from two surveys, the article examines the activities, resources and contacts of HCPOs. It also assess their impact on health policy and reform.

Description

Keywords

Voluntary Sector, health policy, patient and public involvement

Citation

Baggott, R. and Jones, K. (2014) The Voluntary Sector and Health Policy: the role of national level health consumer and patients’ organisations in the UK. Social Science and Medicine, 123, pp. 202–209

Rights

Research Institute

Institute of Health, Health Policy and Social Care
Local Governance Research Centre (LGRC)