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Healthcare delivery in the U.S.A. : an introduction

Author: Margaret F Schulte
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2009.
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Distills the whole of the US healthcare system into something comprehensible if not logical and consequently, remediable. The author examines the history of US healthcare and details the maze of the unforgiving system; explores the regulations that add more complexity than protection; and discusses potential means of financing.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Schulte, Maragaret F.
Healthcare delivery in the U.S.A.
Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009028034
(OCoLC)423572805
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret F Schulte
ISBN: 9781420085792 1420085794 9781420084931 1420084933
OCLC Number: 476278954
Notes: "A Productivity Press book."
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 219 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: History of the U.S. healthcare delivery system --
Health status : the health of the population --
Components of the healthcare delivery system --
Structure of healthcare delivery --
Doctors in the healthcare delivery structure --
Workforce : nurses and others --
The legal and regulatory environment --
Financing healthcare --
Quality --
Public health --
Technology : medical and information technologies.
Other Titles: Healthcare delivery in the USA
Responsibility: Maragaret F. Schulte.

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