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TITLE
Treasury Minute of Appointment, 11 July 1912
EXTERNAL ID
HLH_DEWAR100_003
DATE OF IMAGE
11 July 1912
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
1578
KEYWORDS
Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee
Dewar Report
Dewar Committee
Dewar Centenary
Treasury Minute of Appointment, 11 July 1912

Sir John Dewar, M.P. for Inverness-shire, was appointed chairman of the Committee and Murdoch Beaton, an Inspector under the National Health Insurance Commission (Scotland), its Secretary.


This image is part of an online exhibition marking the centenary of The Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee, commonly referred to as the Dewar Committee after its chairman, Sir John Dewar MP. The Committee's report paved the way for the first state provided health service in the world, the Highlands and Islands Medical Service, which revolutionised medical provision and is considered to be the precursor to the National Health Service. Click here to go to the start of the exhibition.

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Treasury Minute of Appointment, 11 July 1912

1910s

Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee; Dewar Report; Dewar Committee; Dewar Centenary

Highland Archive Centre

Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee & Report

Sir John Dewar, M.P. for Inverness-shire, was appointed chairman of the Committee and Murdoch Beaton, an Inspector under the National Health Insurance Commission (Scotland), its Secretary. <br /> <br /> <br /> <i>This image is part of an online exhibition marking the centenary of The Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee, commonly referred to as the Dewar Committee after its chairman, Sir John Dewar MP. The Committee's report paved the way for the first state provided health service in the world, the Highlands and Islands Medical Service, which revolutionised medical provision and is considered to be the precursor to the National Health Service. Click <a href=http://www.ambaile.org.uk/en/set/show_content_page.html?category=3&set=29&qw= >here</a> to go to the start of the exhibition.</i>