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Lord Dawson’s Interim report on the future provision of medical and allied services 1920 was published in May 1920
In 1919 Sir Bertrand Dawson was commissioned by the new Ministry of Health to chair a council to advise on the systematised provision of health services.
The Inter-Departmental Committee led by Sir William Beveridge had been tasked with reviewing the operation of social insurance schemes and making recommendations on ways of bringing them together.