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TITLE
The Northern Ensign, 3 September 1912
EXTERNAL ID
HLH_DEWAR100_005
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Thurso
DATE OF IMAGE
3 September 1912
PERIOD
1910s
ASSET ID
1584
KEYWORDS
Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee
Dewar Report
Dewar Committee
Dewar Centenary
The Northern Ensign, 3 September 1912

After reviewing published papers, reports and questionnaires, the Committee heard evidence in a series of seventeen public sessions held throughout the Highlands and Islands.


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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The Northern Ensign, 3 September 1912

CAITHNESS: Thurso

1910s

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

Highlands and Islands Medical Services Committee & Report

After reviewing published papers, reports and questionnaires, the Committee heard evidence in a series of seventeen public sessions held throughout the Highlands and Islands. <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>