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The Resource Essentials of the U.S. health care system, Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh

Essentials of the U.S. health care system, Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh

Label
Essentials of the U.S. health care system
Title
Essentials of the U.S. health care system
Statement of responsibility
Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh
Title variation
  • Essentials of the U.S. healthcare system
  • Essentials of the United States health care system
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Written by the authors of the widely used textbook Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach, this engaging new book gives students the most accessible and concise introduction to US health care available. Essentials of the US Health Care System utilizes a unique "systems" approach that clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. This condensed and simplified version covers basic structures and operations of the US health system-from its historical origins and resources, to its individual services, cost, and quality"--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shi, Leiyu
Dewey number
362.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
S486 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
W 84 AA1
NLM item number
S512e 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singh, Douglas A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical care
  • Medical policy
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Health Policy
  • United States
  • United States
  • Medical care
  • Medical policy
  • United States
Label
Essentials of the U.S. health care system, Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Major characteristics of U.S. health care delivery -- Foundation of U.S. health care delivery -- Historical overview of U.S. health care delivery -- Health care providers and professionals -- Technology and its effects -- Financing and reimbursement methods -- Outpatient services and primary care -- Hospitals -- Managed care and integrated systems -- Long-term care services -- Underserved populations -- Cost, access, and quality -- Health policy -- The future of health services delivery
Control code
259715984
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxiii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780763763800
Lccn
2008041625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Gift purchased by the UMKC Friends of the Library.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)259715984
Label
Essentials of the U.S. health care system, Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Major characteristics of U.S. health care delivery -- Foundation of U.S. health care delivery -- Historical overview of U.S. health care delivery -- Health care providers and professionals -- Technology and its effects -- Financing and reimbursement methods -- Outpatient services and primary care -- Hospitals -- Managed care and integrated systems -- Long-term care services -- Underserved populations -- Cost, access, and quality -- Health policy -- The future of health services delivery
Control code
259715984
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxiii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780763763800
Lccn
2008041625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Gift purchased by the UMKC Friends of the Library.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)259715984

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