The Resource An introduction to the U.S. health care system, Steven Jonas, Raymond L. Goldsteen, Karen Goldsteen

An introduction to the U.S. health care system, Steven Jonas, Raymond L. Goldsteen, Karen Goldsteen

Label
An introduction to the U.S. health care system
Title
An introduction to the U.S. health care system
Statement of responsibility
Steven Jonas, Raymond L. Goldsteen, Karen Goldsteen
Title variation
Introduction to the US health care system
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This bestselling text is a concise and balanced classic presenting the domestic health care system. It explains the five major components of the U.S. health care system: 1. health care institutions (hospitals and nursing homes)2. health care personnel (physicians, nurses, and others)3. financing mechanisms4. research and educational institutions that produce biomedical knowledge and health personnel5. firms producing "health commodities" (such as pharmaceutical drugs and hospital equipment)
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
J665 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
An introduction to the U.S. health care system, Steven Jonas, Raymond L. Goldsteen, Karen Goldsteen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Health care workforce -- Hospitals and other health care institutions -- Primary and ambulatory care -- Government and the health care system -- Financing -- Health care system performance -- From prepaid group medical practice to managed care -- Health care reform
Control code
ocn170933217
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
6th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826102140
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
082610214x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24182862
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)170933217
  • pebcs082610214X

Library Locations

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