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Rethinking professional governance : international directions in healthcare

Rethinking professional governance : international directions in healthcare

Author: Ellen Kuhlmann; Mike Saks
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy, 2008.
Series: Med Situaciones especiales (E-libro)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This original and innovative book opens up new perspectives in health policy debate, examining the emerging international trends in the governance of health professions and the significance of  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Kuhlmann; Mike Saks
OCLC Number: 929639546
Notes: XCS614X.
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 248 p.) : ill
Contents: Introduction: Changing patterns of health professional governance ~ Ellen Kuhlmann and Mike Saks; Part One: New directions in the governance of healthcare: Protecting patients: international trends in medical governance ~ Judith Allsop and Kathryn Jones; Global markets and national pathways of medical re-regulation ~ Viola Burau and Karsten Vrangbaek; Governing beyond markets and managerialism: professions as mediators ~ Ellen Kuhlmann; Trust relations and changing professional governance: theoretical challenges ~ Michael Calnan and Rosemary Rowe; Professionalism meets entrepreneurialism and managerialism ~ Rosalie A.Boyce; Part Two: Drivers and barriers to integration: health policies and professional development: Collaborative care and professional boundaries: maternity care in Canada ~ Ivy Lynn Bourgeault and Elizabeth Darling; Interprofessional relationships: nurses and doctors in Slovenia ~ Majda Pahor; Educating generalists: auxiliary nursing and professional identity in Finland ~ Sirpa Wrede; Culture matters: integration of folk medicine into healthcare in Russia ~ Elena Iarskaia-Smirnova and Pavel Romanov; Policy dynamics: marginal groups in the healthcare division of labour in the UK ~ Mike Saks; Part Three: Workforce dynamics: gender, migration and mobility: Free riders in a fluid system: gender traps in the nursing profession in Norway ~ Rannveig Dahle and Gry Skogheim; From health to tourism: being mobile in the wellness sector in Hungary ~ Katalin Formadi; Migration and occupational integration: foreign health professionals in Portugal ~ Joana Sousa Ribeiro; Professionals in transition: physicians' careers, migration and gender in Lithuania ~ Elianne Riska and Aurelija Novelskaite; Conclusion: Health policy and workforce dynamics: the future ~ Ellen Kuhlmann and Mike Saks.
Series Title: Med Situaciones especiales (E-libro)
Responsibility: edited by Ellen Kuhlmann and Mike Saks.


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