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Oral history interview with Jo Ivey Boufford, 1992

Creator: Boufford, Jo Ivey
Project: Edward I. Koch Administration Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 46 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Physician.

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.

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