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              Comparative Health Systems

              Comparative Health Systems (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Johnson, James A.; Stoskopf, Carleen; Shi, Leiyu

              • RRP: $144.99
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              Global health policy, administration, and practice continue to evolve while countries throughout the world seek to balance their economic and health goals through health system reform, improvement, and modification. The Second Edition of Comparative Health Systems: A Global Persp...ective offers new perspectives in health administration, public health, and public policy that address evidence-based approaches to health system improvement; systems thinking at the policy level; integrated information management; macro and micro innovation, and systems sustainability. Part I offers introduces foundational concepts including health and disease; and policy and economics. Two new chapters explore innovation and sustainability; and the role and contributions of non-governmental organizations. In Part II, the health systems of 19 countries are each examined in their own chapter, that carefully explores the country's geography and culture, the history of its health system, followed by a detailed evaluation of cost, quality, access and innovation. The final part offers 5 chapters that explore challenges and opportunities such as disaster and conflict, the changing U.S. health system, and a new chapter on small country innovations. Ideal for courses in health administration, public health, nursing and other allied health professions, this innovative text challenges readers to reflect deeply about how health care is organized and delivered.
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              ISBN 9781284111736
              Released NZ 2 Mar 2017
              Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Managing Human Resources In Health Care Organizations
               

              Managing Human Resources In Health Care Organizations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shi, Leiyu

              • RRP: $299.99
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              Light on complex theoretical language, this relevant, accessible text offers a hands-on approach to studying human resources in various healthcare systems such as hospitals, integrated healthcare systems, managed care settings, private practices, and public health clinics.

              ISBN 9780763729974
              Released NZ 22 May 2006
              Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Nation's Health

              The Nation's Health (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 8th edition)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Singh, Douglas A.

              • RRP: $304.99
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              At last comes the Eighth Edition of the classic text, The Nation's Health, extensively revised by the new best selling author/editor team of Leiyu Shi and Douglas Singh.This timely revision includes an overarching framework to portray the determinants of the nationa (TM)s health ...and to organize the major components of the book. Each section begins with a summary highlighting the major issues and challenges as well as an outline of the articles that follow. The Eighth Edition features both classic readings as well as new readings published within the last five years. New articles on healthcare delivery and interventions address health determinants and improving population health from other countries in the world. Ideal for use at the graduate and undergraduate level, the book can be used either as a stand-alone textbook or a secondary reader to a healthcare related course.
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              ISBN 9780763784577
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2010
              Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Delivering Health Care In America: A Systems Approach

              Delivering Health Care In America: A Systems Approach (Hardback, 7th Revised edition)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Singh, Douglas A.

              • RRP: $167.99
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              Delivering Health Care in America, Seventh Edition is the most current and comprehensive overview of the basic structures and operations of the U.S. health system-from its historical origins and resources, to its individual services, cost, and quality. Using a unique systems appr...oach, the text brings together an extraordinary breadth of information into a highly accessible, easy-to-read resource that clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance while presenting a solid overview of how the various components fit together. With updated data and figures throughout, the new seventh edition is a thorough revision that highlights many new trends in health care; examines current challenges in cost, access, and quality; and explores the legacy of Obamacare and the future of health care reform in view of the new presidency. The Seventh Edition covers: * New trends in health care * Chronic conditions in the U.S. along with updated information on global pandemics and infectious diseases * Healthy People 2020 goals * Implications of healthcare professional shortage and the major issues in healthcare workforce after the ACA * New regulations for medical devices and the impact medical technology and technology assessment. * Current information on health insurance * New assessments of patient-centered medical homes in primary care; primary care providers in other countries; and current developments in alternative medicine * Updates on hospital utilization and costs. * Experiences with CO-OPs and ACOs under Obamacare. * Perspectives on community-based LTC. Trends in institutional care. * The uninsured after the ACA; the current status of the homeless; the plight of mental health and healthcare; the quality of care indicators * Current challenges in health care cost, access, and quality; pay-for-performance in healthcare * The critical policy issues; future health policy issues/challenges in both US and abroad
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              ISBN 9781284124491
              Released NZ 6 Oct 2017
              Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Studyguide for Delivering Health Care in America by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9781449626501
                

              Studyguide for Delivering Health Care in America by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9781449626501 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Textbook Reviews, Cram101

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              Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests

              ISBN 9781478413776
              Released NZ 27 Nov 2012
              Publisher Cram101
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              Introduction to Health Policy, Second Edition
               

              Introduction to Health Policy, Second Edition (Paperback)

              By Shi, Leiyu

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              Integrates an introductory overview of health policymaking with an examination of critical policy-related issues, research and evaluation methods, and international perspectives. Leiyu Shi, a prominent expert in the field, provides a basic introduction to key terms and the determ...inants of health and policy.
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              ISBN 9781640550254
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2019
              Publisher Health Administration Press
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              Studyguide for Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9781449683740
                

              Studyguide for Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9781449683740 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Textbook Reviews, Cram101

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              Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook... Specific. Accompanies: 9781449683740. This item is printed on demand.
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              ISBN 9781478429388
              Released NZ 10 Dec 2013
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              Studyguide for Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9780763763800
                

              Studyguide for Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System by Shi, Leiyu, ISBN 9780763763800 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Textbook Reviews, Cram101

              • RRP: $105.99
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              Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook... Specific. Accompanies: 9780763763800. This item is printed on demand.
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              ISBN 9781478414360
              Released NZ 2 Jan 2013
              Publisher Cram101
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              Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System
               

              Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 5th Revised edition)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Singh, Douglas A.

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              Abridgement of: Delivering health care in America: a systems approach / Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh. Seventh edition. 2019.

              ISBN 9781284156720
              Released NZ 20 Sep 2018
              Publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers,
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Vulnerable Populations in the United States

              Vulnerable Populations in the United States (Paperback, 3rd Edition)

              By Shi, Leiyu; Stevens, Gregory D.

              • RRP: $177.99
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              An in-depth look at disparities in health and health care, fully updated for 2021 Vulnerable Populations in the United States, 3rd Editionprovidesa general framework for studying vulnerable populations and summarizesmajor health and health care disparities by race/ethnicity,... socioeconomic status, and health insurance coverage.This updated contains the latest statistics and figures,incorporatesnew information related to Healthy People 2020,analyzesthe latest data and trends in health and health care disparities, and providesa detailed synthesis of recent and increasingly expansive programs and initiatives to remedy these disparities. In addition,the Third Edition offers new coverage ofhealth care reform, the "deaths of despair" (suicide, opioids, etc.), and the global primary care initiative. Based on the authors' teaching and research at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, this landmark textis an important resourcefor students, researchers, practitioners, and policymakers for learning about vulnerable populations. The book's Web site includes instructor's materials that may be downloaded. Gain a general understanding of health and health care disparities related to race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and health insurance coverage Access online resources including editable PowerPoint slides, video, and more Delve into the programs and initiatives designed to remedy inequalities in health and health care, including Healthy People 2020 updates Enjoy new coverage ofhealth care reform, the "deaths of despair" (suicide, opioids, etc.), and the global primary care initiative End of chapter revision questionsand other pedagogical features make this book a valuable learning tool foranyone studying at the advanced undergraduate or graduate levels. Additionally, it will prove useful in the field for medical professionals, social and community workers, and he
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              ISBN 9781119627647
              Released NZ 5 Mar 2021
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Public Health/Vulnerable Populations
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