Comparative health policy / Robert H. Blank and Viola Burau.

Author
Blank, Robert H. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed.
Published/​Created
Basingstoke, Hampshire [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Description
xvii, 309 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Summary note
"This wide-ranging text assesses the extent to which policy problems and responses in different countries have common causes or spring from specific national circumstances. This fully revised third edition includes details of reforms in Germany and the Netherlands, more examples from Asia, and boxed histories of the health systems covered"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Comparative Health Policy: An Introduction -- The Context of Health Care -- Funding, Provision and Governance -- Setting Priorities and Allocating Resources -- The Medical Profession -- Beyond the Hospital: Care in the Home -- Public Health -- Understanding Health Policy Comparatively.
ISBN
  • 9780230234277 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • 0230234275 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • 9780230234284 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0230234283 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2010009864
OCLC
495598213
RCP
C - S

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