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Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System

Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

By Shi, Leiyu
By Singh, Douglas A.

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Written by best-selling authors Leiyu Shi and Douglas Singh, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is the most concise examination of the basic structures and operations of the U.S. health system. An ideal resource for courses in health policy, allied health, health administr...ation and more, the text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. The Third Edition is a comprehensive update that offers new data, charts, and tables throughout the book, as well as updated ancillary materials. New to the Third Edition: * Data updated throughout the book reflected in tables and text * Information on Healthy People 2020 initiative * New material on U.S. health reform throughout the book * New materials on disparities initiatives * Updated conceptual framework on determinants of health * Mental health services in their historical context * Patient centered care * The Magnet recognition program of the American Nurses Credentialing Center * Critical access hospitals * Accountable care organizations * Updates on vulnerable populations * New information on health centers and safety-net providers * Revised perspectives on the future of health care in America
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ISBN 9781449683740
Released NZ 6 Jul 2012
Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
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ISBN-13 9781449683740
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
Imprint Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
Released 6 Jul 2012
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 3rd Revised edition
Edition 3rd Revised edition
Author(s) By Shi, Leiyu
By Singh, Douglas A.
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Health Systems & Services
Number of Pages 382
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 226mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code 362.10973
Weight 539g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Medical care - United States, Medical policy - United States, Health Policy - United States, Delivery of Health Care - United States
NBS Text Medicine: General
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly;College/higher education

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