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The Resource Introduction to the health professions, by Peggy S. Stanfield, Nanna Cross, and Y.H. Hui

Introduction to the health professions, by Peggy S. Stanfield, Nanna Cross, and Y.H. Hui

Label
Introduction to the health professions
Title
Introduction to the health professions
Statement of responsibility
by Peggy S. Stanfield, Nanna Cross, and Y.H. Hui
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Completely updated, Introduction to the Health Professions, Sixth Edition provides the most current, comprehensive coverage of all the major health professions. This popular text outlines more than 75 careers and touches on every major facet of the field including training requirements, job responsibilities, and salaries. This fundamental resource provides a thorough review of the U.S. healthcare delivery system, managed care, health care financing, reimbursement, insurance coverage, Medicare, Medicaid, and the impact of new technology on healthcare services. Written specifically for students who plan to become healthcare professionals, this text will give you all the information you need for a successful career! Key Features: Outlines more than 75 careers! ; Appendices on salaries, career information, resumes and job hunting ; Key terms and objectives for each chapter ; Career advice and descriptions to help students find the best profession for them ; Invaluable career specifics and resources ; Transition Guide available for instrcutors ; Companion Website available for students."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanfield, Peggy
Dewey number
610.69
Index
index present
LC call number
R690
LC item number
.S727 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 K-171
  • W 21
NLM item number
S785i 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cross, Nanna
  • Hui, Y. H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medicine
  • Allied health personnel
  • Health Occupations
  • Allied Health Personnel
  • Career Choice
  • Vocational Guidance
Label
Introduction to the health professions, by Peggy S. Stanfield, Nanna Cross, and Y.H. Hui
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [389]-392) 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
pt. 1. The healthcare system in the United States. U.S. health care -- Categories of health services -- Paying for health services -- Long-term care -- Aging, health, and women's issues -- Health career planning -- pt. 2. Health professions involving patient care. Medicine -- Dentistry -- Nursing -- Pharmacy -- Dietetics -- Optometry -- Physician assistant -- Communication impairments -- Emergency medical technicians and paramedics -- Imaging modalities -- Social workers -- Psychology -- Respiratory care practitioners -- Physical therapy -- Occupational therapy -- Additional technologists and technicians -- Additional health therapists, assistants, and aides -- pt. 3. Health related professions. Clinical laboratory technology -- Health information personnel -- Health services administration -- Federal and state health regulators -- Health education -- Veterinary medicine -- Non-clinical and health-related professions -- App. A. Salaries for health professions -- App. B. Sources of career information -- App. C. How to create an effective resume
Control code
227920186
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xiv, 414 pages
Isbn
9780763758233
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008022731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227920186
Label
Introduction to the health professions, by Peggy S. Stanfield, Nanna Cross, and Y.H. Hui
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [389]-392) 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
pt. 1. The healthcare system in the United States. U.S. health care -- Categories of health services -- Paying for health services -- Long-term care -- Aging, health, and women's issues -- Health career planning -- pt. 2. Health professions involving patient care. Medicine -- Dentistry -- Nursing -- Pharmacy -- Dietetics -- Optometry -- Physician assistant -- Communication impairments -- Emergency medical technicians and paramedics -- Imaging modalities -- Social workers -- Psychology -- Respiratory care practitioners -- Physical therapy -- Occupational therapy -- Additional technologists and technicians -- Additional health therapists, assistants, and aides -- pt. 3. Health related professions. Clinical laboratory technology -- Health information personnel -- Health services administration -- Federal and state health regulators -- Health education -- Veterinary medicine -- Non-clinical and health-related professions -- App. A. Salaries for health professions -- App. B. Sources of career information -- App. C. How to create an effective resume
Control code
227920186
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xiv, 414 pages
Isbn
9780763758233
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008022731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)227920186

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