Princeton University Library Catalog

Health economics and financing / Thomas E. Getzen.

Author:
Getzen, Thomas E. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2010.
Εdition:
4th ed.
Description:
xxv, 470 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Choices: Money, Medicine, and Health -- 2. Demand and Supply -- 3. Cost-Benefit and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis -- 4. Health Insurance: Financing Medical Care -- 5. Insurance Contracts and Managed Care -- 6. Physicians -- 7. Medical Education, Organization, and Business Practices -- 8. Hospitals -- 9. Management and Regulation of Hospital Costs -- 10. Long-Term Care -- 11. Pharmaceuticals -- 12. Capital Financing and Ownership of Health Care Providers -- 13. Macroeconomics of Medical Care -- 14. The Role of Government -- 15. Public Goods and Public Health -- 16. History, Demography, and the Growth of Modern Medicine -- 17. International Comparisons of Health and Health Expenditures -- 18. Value for Money in the Future of Health Care.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780470469019 (cloth)
  • 0470469013 (cloth)
LCCN:
2009033765
OCLC:
419865018
RCP:
C - S