Fundamental improvements needed for timely promulgation of health program standards
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Fundamental improvements needed for timely promulgation of health program standards Department of Health, Education, and Welfare : report of the Comptroller General of the United States by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by General Accounting Office in Washington .
Written in English


  • Public health -- United States

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ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
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Open LibraryOL14898290M

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