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Reviving Primary Care : A US-UK Comparison

Label
Reviving Primary Care : A US-UK Comparison
Title
Reviving Primary Care
Title remainder
A US-UK Comparison
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Fry, John
Dewey number
362.1
LC call number
KF26 .R485 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Light, Donald W
  • Lawrence, Robert M
  • Rodnick, Jonathan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Primary care (Medicine)-United States
Label
Reviving Primary Care : A US-UK Comparison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Contents -- Authors' Biographies -- Foreword -- Preface -- List of Abbreviations -- 1 Health Care -- Common Dilemmas and Responsibilities -- How Much Health, Disease and Care in the Community? -- Responsibilities, Roles and Power -- Summary -- 2 Health Care Systems: an International Overview -- Introduction -- National Characteristics -- Systems -- Structure -- Services and Processes -- Outcomes -- Public Satisfaction -- Summary -- 3 The UK Health Care System -- Introduction -- The Nation -- Origins of the Health Care System -- The Structure -- The Services -- Comprehensive Care and Finance -- Physician Income -- Summary -- 4 The US Health Care System -- Introduction -- The Nation -- Origins of the Health Care System -- The Structure -- General Practice Among Specialists -- Medical Manpower -- Financing Medical Care -- Physician Income -- Organization of Services -- Reorganization Towards Managed Care -- Comment -- Conclusion -- 5 Primary Care -- Introduction -- What is Primary Care and Why is it Important? -- Content of Primary Care -- Roles of the Primary Care Physician -- Who Carries Out Primary Care? -- Achieving Good Primary Care -- Why? -- Summary -- 6 Primary Health Care in the UK -- Introduction -- The Development of Primary Care -- General Practice in the NHS -- Costs and Incomes -- General Practitioners -- GP and Hospital -- A Year in General Practice -- Content of the GP's Work -- Summary -- 7 Primary Health Care in the US -- Introduction -- Recent History -- Differences Among Primary Care Specialties -- Is There a Shortage of Primary Care Physicians? -- The Changing Organization of Primary Care -- The Economic Organization of Family Practice -- Are FPs More Cost-Effective? -- US-UK Comparisons Between FPs and GPs -- Summary -- 8 Primary Managed Care: 'More Choice and Less Cost'
  • Illusions of Quality in the Current System -- From Specialized Medical Care to Primary Health Care -- Continuity of Care is Crucial -- Why Managed Competition Will Not Work -- Primary Care as the Key to Managed Care -- Improving Access and Reducing Maldistribution -- Primary Managed Care: a New GP Model -- Downsizing to the Community -- What Needs to be Done? -- Summary -- References -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC5389991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315346052
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5389991
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5389991
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11575061
  • (OCoLC)1041038302
Label
Reviving Primary Care : A US-UK Comparison
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Contents -- Authors' Biographies -- Foreword -- Preface -- List of Abbreviations -- 1 Health Care -- Common Dilemmas and Responsibilities -- How Much Health, Disease and Care in the Community? -- Responsibilities, Roles and Power -- Summary -- 2 Health Care Systems: an International Overview -- Introduction -- National Characteristics -- Systems -- Structure -- Services and Processes -- Outcomes -- Public Satisfaction -- Summary -- 3 The UK Health Care System -- Introduction -- The Nation -- Origins of the Health Care System -- The Structure -- The Services -- Comprehensive Care and Finance -- Physician Income -- Summary -- 4 The US Health Care System -- Introduction -- The Nation -- Origins of the Health Care System -- The Structure -- General Practice Among Specialists -- Medical Manpower -- Financing Medical Care -- Physician Income -- Organization of Services -- Reorganization Towards Managed Care -- Comment -- Conclusion -- 5 Primary Care -- Introduction -- What is Primary Care and Why is it Important? -- Content of Primary Care -- Roles of the Primary Care Physician -- Who Carries Out Primary Care? -- Achieving Good Primary Care -- Why? -- Summary -- 6 Primary Health Care in the UK -- Introduction -- The Development of Primary Care -- General Practice in the NHS -- Costs and Incomes -- General Practitioners -- GP and Hospital -- A Year in General Practice -- Content of the GP's Work -- Summary -- 7 Primary Health Care in the US -- Introduction -- Recent History -- Differences Among Primary Care Specialties -- Is There a Shortage of Primary Care Physicians? -- The Changing Organization of Primary Care -- The Economic Organization of Family Practice -- Are FPs More Cost-Effective? -- US-UK Comparisons Between FPs and GPs -- Summary -- 8 Primary Managed Care: 'More Choice and Less Cost'
  • Illusions of Quality in the Current System -- From Specialized Medical Care to Primary Health Care -- Continuity of Care is Crucial -- Why Managed Competition Will Not Work -- Primary Care as the Key to Managed Care -- Improving Access and Reducing Maldistribution -- Primary Managed Care: a New GP Model -- Downsizing to the Community -- What Needs to be Done? -- Summary -- References -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC5389991
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315346052
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5389991
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL5389991
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr11575061
  • (OCoLC)1041038302

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