The table should not be used for planning and commissioning purposes and is offered for illustrative purposes only. Table 16: Estimated resource levels for specialist treatment services per 0.5 million population. wte = whole-time equivalent.
Covering the whole entire disease and service areas, this book explains the epidemiological approach to needs assessment, and the effectiveness and availability of services. It describes the central role and aim of health care needs assessment in the NHS health care reforms.