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Title Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States / James R. Knickman, Anthony R. Kovner, editors ; Steven Jonas, founding editor.
Imprint New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, LLC, [2015]
Edition Eleventh edition.

Subject Medical care -- United States.
Delivery of Health Care.
Health Services.
Health Policy.
Quality of Health Care.
Alt Name Knickman, James,
Kovner, Anthony R.,
Jonas, Steven,
Alternate Title Preceded by: Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States. 10th edition.
Add Title Health care delivery in the United States
Description 1 online resource (xxv, 389 pages) : illustrations
Edition Eleventh edition.
Note Editors' names reversed on the previous edition.
Preceded by: Jonas & Kovner's health care delivery in the United States.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The challenge of health care delivery and health policy / James R. Knickman and Anthony R. Kovner -- An overview in charts / Catherine K. Dangremond -- Government and health insurance : the policy process / Michael S. Sparer and Frank J. Thompson -- Comparative health systems / Michael K. Gusmano and Victor G. Rodwin -- Population health / Pamela Russo -- Public health : a transformation for the 21st century / Laura C. Leviton, Paul L. Kuehnert, and Kathryn E. Wehr -- Health and behavior / Elaine F. Cassidy, Matthew D. Trujillo, and C. Tracy Orleans -- Vulnerable populations : a tale of two nations / Jacqueline Martinez Garcel, Elizabeth A. Ward, and Lourdes J. Rodríguez -- Organization of care / Amy Yarbrough Landry and Cathleen O. Erwin -- The health workforce / Joanne Spetz and Susan A. Chapman -- Health care financing / James R. Knickman -- Health care costs and value / Thad Calabrese and Keith F. Safian -- High-quality health care / Carolyn M. Clancy and Irene Fraser -- Managing and governing health care organizations / Anthony R. Kovner and Christy Harris Lemak -- Health information technology / Nirav R. Shah -- The future of health care delivery and health policy / James R. Knickman and Anthony R. Kovner.
Summary "Health care managers, practitioners, and students must both operate as effectively as they can within the daunting and continually evolving system at hand and identify opportunities for reform advances ... Health Care Delivery in the United States has been an indispensable companion to those preparing to manage this balance. The present edition demonstrates once again why this volume has come to be so prized. It takes the long view - charting recent developments in health policy, and putting them side-by-side with descriptions and analysis of existing programs in the United States and abroad."
Note Online resource; title from resource home page (ebrary, viewed October 9, 2015).
ISBN 9780826125293 (electronic bk.)
0826125298 (electronic bk.)
9780826125279 (paperback)
0826125271 (paperback)
OCLC # 907644137
Additional Format Print version: Jonas and Kovner's health care delivery in the United States. 11th edition 9780826125279 (DLC) 2014045558 (OCoLC)896806879

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