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Northampton District Health Authority: Staff and Patient Care

Second part of a series made to explain to new members and present staff the finances of the Northamptonshire Health District. 

Documentary 1981 39 mins


In 1982 the UK’s 90 Area Health Authorities were abolished and replaced with 192 District Health Authorities. The Northamptonshire authority produced a series of films to explain the restructure to new and existing staff, of which this is the second film. The film continues its survey of new patient and staffing services with a look at changes to nursing.

This government film is a public record, preserved and presented by the BFI National Archive on behalf of The National Archives, home to more than 1,000 years of British history.