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Author Schimpff, Stephen C., 1941-

Title The future of health-care delivery : why it must change and how it will affect you / Stephen C. Schimpff.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (260 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents 1. A vision for health-care delivery in the twenty-first century -- 2. Megatrends in medical care delivery -- 3. The cost of medical care in America -- 4. Health-care reform.
Summary Approximately 100,000 deaths per year in the United States result from preventable medical errors. This title explains why our health-care delivery system serves us so poorly, why it costs so much, and why government policy over many decades has not only failed to improve care delivery but has actually made it worse.
Subject Medical care -- United States -- Forecasting.
Medical policy -- United States -- Forecasting.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disease & Health Issues.
Medical care -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst01013810
Medical policy -- Forecasting. (OCoLC)fst01014518
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Schimpff, Stephen C., 1941- Future of health-care delivery. Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, 2012 9781612341569 (DLC) 2011041710 (OCoLC)733238387
ISBN 9781612341576 (electronic bk.)
1612341578 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000050212512
DEBBG BV042795347
DEBSZ 397264534
DEBSZ 424582473
DEBSZ 45250709X

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