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The safety-net health care system : health care at the margins

Author: Gunnar Robert Almgren; Taryn Lindhorst
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The safety-net health care system serves impoverished and otherwise vulnerable individuals who cannot afford to participate in the mainstream health care system. This incisive analysis of the safety-net health care system in the United States, the health care professionals who practice within it, and the communities it serves, draws from decades of evidence-based research from a wide array of health care and social
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gunnar Robert Almgren; Taryn Lindhorst
ISBN: 9780826105714 0826105718 9780826105721 0826105726
OCLC Number: 745304166
Description: xv, 390 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Origins and definitions of the safety net health care system --
Poverty and being poor --
Stratification and stigma --
Differences, power, privilege, and disparities in care --
Homelessness as a social phenomenon and being homeless --
Substance abuse and addiction --
Violence, victimization, and trauma --
"Difficult patients", difficult health conditions --
Adherence to care --
Thriving in stressful environments.
Responsibility: Gunnar Almgren, Taryn Lindhorst.

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Addresses how various populations and their difficult health and socio-economic issues are dealt with and impacted by the US healthcare system. It provides critical, much-needed insight into the  Read more...

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