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The Resource Caring for the elderly : reshaping health policy, edited by Carl Eisdorfer, David A. Kessler, Abby N. Spector

Caring for the elderly : reshaping health policy, edited by Carl Eisdorfer, David A. Kessler, Abby N. Spector

Label
Caring for the elderly : reshaping health policy
Title
Caring for the elderly
Title remainder
reshaping health policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carl Eisdorfer, David A. Kessler, Abby N. Spector
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eisdorfer, Carl
  • Kessler, David A.
  • Spector, Abby N
Series statement
Johns Hopkins series in contemporary medicine and public health
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Medical care, Cost of
  • Health Policy
  • Health Policy
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Medicare
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Caring for the elderly : reshaping health policy, edited by Carl Eisdorfer, David A. Kessler, Abby N. Spector
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The characteristics and health of the elderly / Dorothy P. Rice -- The structural approaches / Charlene A. Harrington -- Alternatives to institutionalization : community long-term care / Francis G. Caro -- Hopitals : the DRG system / George L. Maddox and Kenneth G. Manton -- Keeping Medicare financially viable / Linda H. Aiken -- Catastrophic coverage under the Medicare program / Diane Rowland, Barbara Lyons, and Karen Davis -- Paying for long-term care / Judith Feder and William J. Scanlon -- Toward national health insurance / Philip R. Lee and Carroll L. Estes -- The involved hospital / William A. Read and James L. O'Brien -- Lessons from the program for hospital initiatives in long-term care / Cynthia A. Coombs [and others]
  • The social health maintenance organization / Jay N. Greenberg, Walter N. Leutz, and Stuart H. Altman -- The nursing home conundrum / Iris C. Freeman and Bruce C. Vladeck -- Long-term care : the long and short of it / Stanley J. Brody and Judith S. Magel -- The informal system of health care / Elaine M. Brody and Stanley J. Brody -- Health-care cooperatives / James P. Firman -- The need for a geriatrics specialty : lessons from the United Kingdom / James Williamson -- The need for a geriatrics specialty : reality in the United States / Lambert N. King -- The value of medical care : four case studies / Helen L. Smits, Lisa F. Berkman, and Mary C. Kapp -- Alcoholism among the elderly / Philip W. Brickner and Linda K. Scharer
  • Mental health in the elderly / Donna Cohen and Margaret M. Hastings -- Prevention and early intervention / William R. Hazzard -- Ethical issues and value conflicts in geriatric care / Terrie Wetle -- The ethical underpinnings of public policy / Charles J. Fahey -- Aging and the politics of health-care reform / Robert H. Binstock -- How to think about health care for the elderly / Eli Ginzberg -- Is comprehensive care for the elderly fiscally viable? / Anne R. Somers -- Approaches to health / T. Franklin Williams -- Vacating the premises : a reevaluation of first principles / Robert L. Kane and Rosalie A. Kane -- Policies for people : a proposal for redirection of long-term care for the elderly / Tom Joe -- Using field data to shape new policies/ Paul M. Densen, Ellen W. Jones, and Sidney Katz
Control code
19518264
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 560 pages
Isbn
9780801838101
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89002199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Caring for the elderly : reshaping health policy, edited by Carl Eisdorfer, David A. Kessler, Abby N. Spector
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The characteristics and health of the elderly / Dorothy P. Rice -- The structural approaches / Charlene A. Harrington -- Alternatives to institutionalization : community long-term care / Francis G. Caro -- Hopitals : the DRG system / George L. Maddox and Kenneth G. Manton -- Keeping Medicare financially viable / Linda H. Aiken -- Catastrophic coverage under the Medicare program / Diane Rowland, Barbara Lyons, and Karen Davis -- Paying for long-term care / Judith Feder and William J. Scanlon -- Toward national health insurance / Philip R. Lee and Carroll L. Estes -- The involved hospital / William A. Read and James L. O'Brien -- Lessons from the program for hospital initiatives in long-term care / Cynthia A. Coombs [and others]
  • The social health maintenance organization / Jay N. Greenberg, Walter N. Leutz, and Stuart H. Altman -- The nursing home conundrum / Iris C. Freeman and Bruce C. Vladeck -- Long-term care : the long and short of it / Stanley J. Brody and Judith S. Magel -- The informal system of health care / Elaine M. Brody and Stanley J. Brody -- Health-care cooperatives / James P. Firman -- The need for a geriatrics specialty : lessons from the United Kingdom / James Williamson -- The need for a geriatrics specialty : reality in the United States / Lambert N. King -- The value of medical care : four case studies / Helen L. Smits, Lisa F. Berkman, and Mary C. Kapp -- Alcoholism among the elderly / Philip W. Brickner and Linda K. Scharer
  • Mental health in the elderly / Donna Cohen and Margaret M. Hastings -- Prevention and early intervention / William R. Hazzard -- Ethical issues and value conflicts in geriatric care / Terrie Wetle -- The ethical underpinnings of public policy / Charles J. Fahey -- Aging and the politics of health-care reform / Robert H. Binstock -- How to think about health care for the elderly / Eli Ginzberg -- Is comprehensive care for the elderly fiscally viable? / Anne R. Somers -- Approaches to health / T. Franklin Williams -- Vacating the premises : a reevaluation of first principles / Robert L. Kane and Rosalie A. Kane -- Policies for people : a proposal for redirection of long-term care for the elderly / Tom Joe -- Using field data to shape new policies/ Paul M. Densen, Ellen W. Jones, and Sidney Katz
Control code
19518264
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 560 pages
Isbn
9780801838101
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89002199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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