Oral history interview with Bruce Barron [electronic resource], 1992
|Creator: ||Barron, Bruce A.||Project: ||Edward I. Koch Administration Oral History Project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||sound file: digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Education and medical training; Health and Hospitals Corporation [H.H.C.]: appointment to H.H.C. board of directors, problems with city hospital system at beginning of Mayor Edward I. Koch's [Koch] tenure, inefficiency of H.H.C., quality of care of H.H.C., assessment of New York City's medical system; evaluation of Koch; conflict with Doctors' Council; failure of Community Doctors program; politics and medical decisions; problems with Emergency Medical Service.