Based on the current climate of our nationas finances and healthcare spending, it is clear that young doctors and medical students are likely to see a dramatic transformation of the manner in which America offers medical care to its citizens over the course of their careers. As such, it is pivotal that the next generation of Americaas leaders on the front lines of medicine develop a sense of where healthcare has evolved from and future potential directions of change. An Introduction to Health Policy: A Primer for Physicians and Medical Students is the first of its kind: a book written by doctors for doctors in order to allow busy physicians and medical students to quickly develop an understanding of the key issues facing American healthcare. This book seeks to efficiently and effectively educate physicians and medical students in a clinical context that they can understand on the past, present, and potential future issues in healthcare policy and the evolution of American healthcare. The reader will walk away from the book with the ability to discuss the fundamental issues in American healthcare with ease.Evolution Beyond 2011? The biggest challenge facing Medicare remains controlling costs in order to ensure the financial health and long-term ... 2012. http:// www.medicare.gov/navigation/medicare-basics/ medicare-benefits/part-b. aspx?
|Title||:||An Introduction to Health Policy|
|Author||:||Manish K. Sethi, William H. Frist|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-08-04|