The tendency to want to measure things has existed for as long as humans have walked the earth. More specifically, in the case of health and healthcare, recorded efforts to systematically measure care quality can be traced back almost three centuries.
In 1948, the government introduced legislation which put a duty on estate agents to involve people in the purchase or rental of their houses, preventing the agent from entering into legally binding purchases or rental agreements on their client’s behalf.
How are you today? I’m sad, I’m angry, I’m hopeful. Let me tell you why…
Denise was diagnosed with anorexia when she was 9 years old. She’s now 16. She has been an inpatient for three years and under section for 18 months. Denise is not getting better.