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Treating health care : how the Canadian system works and how it could work better

Author: Raisa B Deber
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: UTP insights.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Health policy is inherently interdisciplinary. While working with colleagues and students, Raisa B. Deber, has conducted research on a variety of issues that have a direct influence on Canadian health policy. Treating Health Care is intended for both the informed and non-expert reader wishing to understand the Canadian health care system. Building on key issues surrounding heath care, Deber fills the gap in the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raisa B Deber
ISBN: 9781487521493 ( 1487521499 ( 9781487501549 ( 1487501544
OCLC Number: 1005122361
Description: x, 194 pages : illustration ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : health care in Canada : what works? what needs to be done? --
Defining our terms : what is health policy? what is health? --
What is health care? --
How is health care paid for and delivered? --
How does Canada do it? --
Health care in Canada : international comparisons --
How should we decide what is worth paying for? --
Pressing issues --
Treating health care : how can we make it better? what might make it worse?
Series Title: UTP insights.
Responsibility: Raisa B. Deber.


Focusing on Canada's health care system, Raisa B. Deber introduces the reader to the facts and concepts necessary to understand health care policy in Canada and to evaluate how we might want to  Read more...


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