Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System


  • Author : Leiyu Shi
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2013
  • ISBN : 1449652611
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. It is a reader-friendly, well-organized resource for introdcutory courses or courses requiring a concise supplemenatl text that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. This fully revised third edition provides updated data and case scenarios, including expanded information on health care devlivery and its implications for vulnerable populations, current trends in corporatization and globalization, health care reform, and the changing needs of the growing population.


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  • ISBN : 1284156729
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Essentials of the US Health Care System


  • Author : Leiyu Shi,Douglas A. Singh
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 2005
  • ISBN : 9780763731519
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This book is intended for all medical professionals including doctors, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, paramedics, and emergency medical technicians. This book will be especially useful for any physician assistant educational programs as well as for nurse practitioner programs.

Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System


  • Author : Shi,Douglas A. Singh
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2015-11-23
  • ISBN : 1284100553
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is the most concise examination of the basic structures and operations of the U.S. health system. An ideal resource for courses in health policy, allied health, health administration and more, the text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together

Essentials of the U. S. Health Care System with Advantage Access and the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Policy


  • Author : Leiyu Shi,Douglas A. Singh,Toolwire
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2019-05-15
  • ISBN : 9781284199819
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This bundle includes Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition with Navigate 2 Advantage Access and an access card for the Navigate 2 Scenario on Health Policy. Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Written with the undergraduate in mind, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. The text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. Through immersive technology and instructional design, the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Policy creates an environment in which the student assumes various roles within the Health Care legislation process to develop and implement health care policy. In each episode, the student will progress through a series of different settings and character interactions that will teach them about key concepts in Health Policy. The student will analyze information, make decisions, and see the impact of their participation in real time.

Essentials of the U. S. Health Care System with NVA and the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Care Delivery


  • Author : Leiyu Shi,Douglas A. Singh
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2018-09-07
  • ISBN : 9781284174977
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This bundle includes Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition with Navigate 2 Advantage Access and an access card for the Navigate 2 Scenario on Health Care Delivery. Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Written with the undergraduate in mind, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. The text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. Through immersive technology and instructional design, the Navigate 2 Scenario for Health Care Delivery creates an environment in which the student assumes the role of a Health Care Operations consultant at a large Health Care system

Basics of the U. S. Health Care System


  • Author : Assistant Professor Department of Business Administration Lander University Greenwood South Carolina Nancy J Niles,Nancy J. Niles
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2014-02-19
  • ISBN : 1284034429
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Second Edition provides students with a broad, fundamental introduction to the workings of the healthcare industry. Engaging and activities-oriented, the text offers an especially accessible overview of the major concepts of healthcare operations, the role of government, public and private financing, as well as ethical and legal issues. Each chapter features review exercises and Web resources that make studying this complex industry both enjoyable and easy. Students of various disciplines including healthcare administration, business, nursing, public health, and others will discover in Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Second Edition a practical guide that prepares them for professional opportunities in this rapidly growing sector. The Second Edition has been updated substantially to reflect the passage and implementation of the health care reform act of 2010, as well as new information on information technology, Medicare, Medicaid, and much more. Basics of the U.S. Health Care System features: A new chapter on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 A complete overview of basic concepts of the U.S. healthcare system Student activities including crossword puzzles and vocabulary reviews in each chapter Helpful case studies PowerPoint slides, TestBank, and Instructor s Manual for instructors Online flashcards, crosswords, and an interactive glossary for students"

Delivering Health Care in America


  • Author : Leiyu Shi,Douglas A. Singh
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2014-03-05
  • ISBN : 1284037754
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Delivering Health Care in America, Sixth Edition is the most current and comprehensive overview of the basic structures and operations of the U.S. health system—from its historical origins and resources, to its individual services, cost, and quality. Using a unique “systems” approach, the text brings together an extraordinary breadth of information into a highly accessible, easy-to-read resource that clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance while presenting a solid overview of how the various components fit together. While the book maintains its basic structure and layout, the Sixth Edition is nonetheless the most substantive revision ever of this unique text. Because of its far-reaching scope, different aspects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are woven throughout all 14 chapters. The reader will find a gradual unfolding of this complex and cumbersome law so it can be slowly digested. Additionally, as U.S. health care can no longer remain isolated from globalization, the authors have added new global perspectives, which the readers will encounter in several chapters. Key Features: - Comprehensive coverage of the ACA and its impact on each aspect of the U.S. health care system woven throughout the book - New “ACA Takeaway” section in each chapter as well as a new Topical Reference Guide to the ACA at the front of the book - Updated tables and figures, current research findings, data from the 2010 census, updates on Healthy People 2020, and more - Detailed coverage of the U.S. health care system in straightforward, reader-friendly language that is appropriate for graduate and undergraduate courses alike

Essentials of US Health Care System with the 2019 Annual Health Reform Update


  • Author : Leiyu Shi,Douglas A. Singh,Sara E. Wilensky,Joel B. Teitelbaum
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2019-03-11
  • ISBN : 9781284195989
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This bundle includes Shi and Singh's Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition along with the 2019 Annual Health Reform Update by Wilensky and Teitelbaum. Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System, Fifth Edition is a clear and concise distillation of the major topics covered in the best-selling Delivering Health Care in America by the same authors. Written with the undergraduate in mind, Essentials of the U.S. Health Care System is a reader-friendly, well organized resource that covers the major characteristics, foundations, and future of the U.S. health care system. The text clarifies the complexities of health care organization and finance and presents a solid overview of how the various components fit together. The 2019 Annual Health Reform Update is a concise, 56-page examination of health reform in the United States that takes a comprehensive look at the key components of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the political climate regarding its potential repeal. It also explores all previous attempts at health reform, as well as the core rulings of multiple U.S. Supreme Court decisions related to the ACA, and key issues going forward.

Jonas' Introduction to the U.S. Health Care System, 7th Edition


  • Author : Steven Jonas,Raymond L. Goldsteen, DrPH,Karen Goldsteen
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 2012-07-23
  • ISBN : 0826109306
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

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