Essentials Of The U S Health Care System

Author: Leiyu Shi
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449652611
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This is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. It is a reader-friendly, well-organized resource for introdcutory courses or courses requiring a concise supplemenatl text that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. This fully revised third edition provides updated data and case scenarios, including expanded information on health care devlivery and its implications for vulnerable populations, current trends in corporatization and globalization, health care reform, and the changing needs of the growing population.

Essentials Of The U S Health Care System

Author: Leiyu Shi
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284100553
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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 administration 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

Essentials Of The U S Health Care System With Advantage Access And The Navigate 2 Scenario For Health Policy

Author: Leiyu Shi
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781284199819
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This bundle includes Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition with Navigate 2 Advantage Access and an access card for the Navigate 2 Scenario on Health Policy. Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Written with the undergraduate in mind, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. The text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. Through immersive technology and instructional design, the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Policy creates an environment in which the student assumes various roles within the Health Care legislation process to develop and implement health care policy. In each episode, the student will progress through a series of different settings and character interactions that will teach them about key concepts in Health Policy. The student will analyze information, make decisions, and see the impact of their participation in real time.

Essentials Of The U S Health Care System With Advantage Access And The Navigate 2 Scenario For Health Care Delivery

Author: Leiyu Shi
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ISBN: 9781284199390
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This bundle includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access to Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition, along with the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Care Delivery. Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Written with the undergraduate in mind, this text is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system, clarifing the complexities of health care organization and finance and presenting a solid overview of how the various components fit together. Through immersive technology and instructional design, the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Care Delivery creates an environment in which the student assumes the role of a Health Care Operations consultant at a large Health Care system. In each episode, the student will progress through a series of different settings and character interactions that will teach them about key concepts in Health Care Delivery. The student will analyze information, make decisions, and see the impact of their participation in real time.

Studyguide For Essentials Of The U S Health Care System By Shi Leiyu

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Publisher: Cram101
ISBN: 9781478471547
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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: 9780872893795. This item is printed on demand.

Essentials Of Health Policy And Law

Author: Joel B. Teitelbaum
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1284087549
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Essentials of Health Policy and Law, Third Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Changing The U S Health Care System

Author: Ronald M. Andersen
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
ISBN: 0787954047
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The second edition of Changing the U.S. Health Care System is a thoroughly revised and updated compendium of the most current thought on three key components of health care policy-improving access, controlling costs, and ensuring quality. Written by a stellar panel of experts in the field of health care policy, this second edition highlights the most recent research relevant to health policy issues. This valuable resource also includes analyses of current health care policy challenges and presents a wide range of viable solutions. In addition, the book contains an overview of the opportunities in the growing fields of public health and health policy. The contributors explore in-depth the possibilities for public health and policy reform. For example, they present a multidisciplinary approach and offer effective proposals for the improvement of health care services for vulnerable populations such as low income women, children, and families, and the growing number of homeless people. They also address health care issues that affect populations with special needs including the elderly, who need long-term care, and the HIV/AIDS community. Changing the U.S. Health Care System examines preventative health care and public health services and features valuable information on a wide range of topics including: ? A review of medical malpractice liability ? The ethics of public health and health care services ? The appropriate role of competitive markets versus the regulatory role of government ? The fragmented system of children's health services ? The provision and financing of mental health services ? Prospects for Medicare reform Health care professionals and policy managers, health care policy researchers and analysts, and students will find Changing the U.S. Health Care System to be an essential text for fully understanding public health, health policy, and the possibility of reform. Ronald M. Andersen is the Fred W. and Pamela K. Wasserman Professor of Health Services and professor in the department of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles Thomas H. Rice is professor, department of health services, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health. Gerald F. Kominski is associate professor, department of health services and associate director, Center for Health Policy Research, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health. They are the coeditors of the first edition of Changing the U.S. Health Care System (Jossey-Bass, 1996).

Introduction To Health Care Services Foundations And Challenges

Author: Bernard J. Healey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118450140
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A comprehensive guide to the structure, synergy, and challengesin U.S. health care delivery Introduction to Health Care Services: Foundations andChallenges offers new insights into the most important sectorsof the United States' health care industry and the many challengesthe future holds. Designed to provide a comprehensive andup-to-date understanding of the system, this textbook covers themany facets of health care delivery and details the interaction ofhealth, environments, organizations, populations, and the healthprofessions. Written by authors with decades of experience teachingand working in health care administration and management, the bookexamines the current state and changing face of health caredelivery in the United States. Each chapter includes learningobjectives and discussion questions that help guide and engagedeeper consideration of the issues at hand, providing acomprehensive approach for students. Cases studies demonstratinginnovations in the delivery of health care services are alsopresented. Health care administration requires a thorough understanding ofthe multiple systems that define and shape the delivery of healthcare in the United States. At the same time, it is important forstudents to gain an appreciation of the dilemma confronting policymakers, providers, and patients in the struggle to balance cost,quality, and access. Introduction to Health Care Services:Foundations and Challenges is an in-depth examination of themajor health care issues and policy changes that have had an impacton the U.S. health care delivery system. Includes information on U.S. health care delivery, from care tocost, and the forces of change Focuses on major industry players, including providers,insurers, and facilities Highlights challenges facing health care delivery in thefuture, including physician shortages, quality care, and thechronic disease epidemic The U.S. health care system is undergoing major reform, and theeffects will ripple across every sector of the industry.Introduction to Health Care Services: Foundations andChallenges gives students a complete introduction tounderstanding the issues and ramifications.

An Introduction To The Us Health Care System Sixth Edition

Author: Steven Jonas, MD,MPH, FACPM
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826103154
Size: 40.92 MB
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Completely expanded and updated to account for the latest changes in the U.S. health care system, this best-selling text remains the most concise and balanced introduction to the domestic health care system. Like its predecessors, it provides an accessible overview of the basic components of the system: healthcare personnel, hospitals and other institutions, the federal government, financing and payment mechanisms, and managed care. Finally, it provides an insightful look at the prospects for health care reform. Steven Jonas, a revered expert in public health, has enlisted his colleagues, Drs. Raymond and Karen Goldsteen, to add their expertise in public health and health policy and management to this outstanding volume. All students of health care administration and policy, as well as practicing healthcare professionals who simply want a relatively brief overview of the system, will find it useful.

Essentials Of Health Information Systems And Technology

Author: Jean A. Balgrosky
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449648002
Size: 23.66 MB
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As health care and public health continue to evolve, the field of health information systems (HIS) has revealed an overwhelming universe of new, emerging, competing, and conflicting technologies and services. This book unravels the mysteries of HIS by breaking technologies down to their component parts, while articulating intricate concepts clearly and carefully in simple, reader-friendly language. It will provide undergraduate and early graduate students with a solid understanding not only of what is needed for a successful healthcare career in HIS, but also of the future as we develop new tools to support improved methods of care, analytics, policy, research, and public health. Contents include: HIS overview; systems and management; biomedical informatics; data and analytics; research, policy, and public health; future directions of HIS. --