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Author Almgren, Gunnar Robert, 1951-

Title Health care politics, policy, and services : a social justice analysis / Gunnar Almgren.

Publication Info. New York : Springer Publishing Company, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.1 A448H    Check Shelf
Edition Second edition.
Description xv, 400 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A primer on theories of social justice and defining the problem of health care -- The historical evolvement of the U.S. health care system -- The contemporary organization of health care : health care finance -- The contemporary organization of health care : health care services and utilization -- Long-term care of the aged and disabled -- Disparities in health and health care -- Social epidemiology : unraveling the social determinants of disparities in health -- Prospects for just health care system reform : a political and principled analysis.
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Subject Medical policy -- United States.
Medical policy -- United States -- History.
Social justice -- United States.
Delivery of Health Care -- United States.
Health Services -- economics -- United States.
Health Services -- United States -- History.
Healthcare Disparities -- United States.
Social Justice -- United States.
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States.
ISBN 9780826108876
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