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Do all accreditation programmes do harm?

Muir Gray memorably wrote, All screening programmes do harm; some do good as well, and, of these, some do more good than harm at reasonable cost. The first task of any public health service is to identify beneficial programmes by … Continue reading

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Muir Gray says, “Bye Bye Quality, Hello Value”

The professional pathology organisations that sold Clinical Pathology Accreditation to UKAS did so in the nick of time, albeit without understanding why.   So-called quality is yesterday; now quality will be assumed of professionals and value will take the place of … Continue reading

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