Economics of health and medical care / Lanis Hicks.

Author
Hicks, Lanis L. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
6th ed. / Lanis Hicks.
Published/​Created
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2014.
Description
xxx, 599 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Subject(s)
Notes
  • Rev. ed. of: Economics of health and medical care / Philip Jacobs, John Rapoport. 5th ed. Aspen Publishers. c2002.
  • Includes online access code.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Output of the healthcare sector -- Economic dimensions of the healthcare system -- Demand for medical care : a simple model -- Additional topics in the demand for health and medical care -- Healthcare production and costs -- Behavior of supply -- Provider payment -- Competitive markets -- Market power in healthcare -- Health insurance -- The labor market -- Economic evaluation of health services -- Value judgments and economic evaluation -- Financing health care -- Public health insurance -- Reform of the healthcare market -- Regulation and antitrust policy in health care -- Evolving issues in health care.
ISBN
  • 9781449629861 (pbk.)
  • 1449629865 (pbk.)
  • 9781449665395 (pbk.)
  • 144966539X (pbk.)
LCCN
2012019556
OCLC
793814207
RCP
C - S

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