Oral history interview with Jo Ivey Boufford [electronic resource], 1992
|Creator: ||Boufford, Jo Ivey||Project: ||Edward I. Koch Administration Oral History Project. |
(see all project interviews)
|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
Background and education; tenure at Health and Hospitals Corporation [HHC] of New York City; concern with provision of medical care to inner city; relationhip of HCC and Edward I. Koch administration; efforts to revitalize New York's health care system: affiliation contracts with medical schools, medical schools' performance in public hospitals, Emergency Medical Service, growing emphasis on primary care; relationship with press and community activists; experience working in health care system in United Kingdom.