Book , Print in English

Essentials of the U.S. health care system

Leiyu Shi, DrPH, MBA, MPA, Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Director, Johns Hopkins Primary Care Policy Center for the Underserved, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland; Douglas A. Singh, PhD, MBA, Associate Professor Emeritus of Management School of Business and Economics, Indiana University South Bend, South Bend Indiana .
  • Burlington, Massachusetts : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2017]
  • Fourth edition.
  • xx, 401 pages ; 23 cm
Also known as
  • Essentials of the United States health care system
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Contents
  • Major characteristics of U.S. health care delivery
  • Foundations of U.S. health care delivery
  • Historical overview of U.S. health care delivery
  • Health care providers and professionals
  • Technology and its effects
  • Financing and reimbursement methods
  • Outpatient primary care
  • Hospitals
  • Managed care and integrated systems
  • Long-term care services
  • Populations with special health needs
  • Cost, access, and quality
  • Health policy
  • The future of health services delivery.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781284100556 (alk. paper)
  • 1284100553 (alk. paper)
  • 9781284100662
  • 1284100669
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2015032070
  • OCLC: 919202311
  • OCLC: 919202311