Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Deborah Hennessy
    Pages 1-2
  3. Deborah Hennessy, Geraldine Swain
    Pages 3-36
  4. Lesley E. Armitage
    Pages 37-61
  5. Caroline Taylor, Geoff Meads
    Pages 86-105
  6. Neil Small, Audrey Ashworth, Sue Hennessy, Sue Jenkins-Clarke, Nigel Rice, Douglas Coyle et al.
    Pages 178-197
  7. Sandra Legg, Helena Ellerington
    Pages 226-252
  8. Deborah Hennessy, Geraldine Swain
    Pages 253-254
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 255-270

About this book


This book brings together a range of different experts to give a multidisciplinary perspective on recent changes in the health service. It focuses particularly on the effect of those changes for community nurses and their clients. The practical implications are always to the fore making this essential reading for community nurses and their management colleagues.


care nurse nursing

Editors and affiliations

  • Deborah Hennessy
    • 1
  1. 1.Health Services Management CentreUniversity of BirminghamUK

About the editors

Deborah Hennessy is Senior Lecturer, Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Community Health Care Development
  • Editors Deborah Hennessy
  • Series Title Community Health Care Series
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1997
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-64692-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-13906-4
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVIII, 288
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Additional Information Previously published under the imprint Palgrave
  • Topics Nursing Management
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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