Medicine in a changing society /

Other Authors: Corey, Lawrence,, Saltman, Steven E.,, Epstein, Michael F., 1945-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Saint Louis : C. V. Mosby Co., 1972
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Table of Contents:
  • Society and health: a modern American dilemma
  • The pathology of poverty / Ashley Weeks
  • The federal government and the poor - why has it failed? / James G. Haughton
  • Consumer expectations of health services / Melvin A. Glasser
  • The hospital and society / John D. Thompson
  • Community health planning / Darwin Palmiere
  • The quality of medical care / Avedis Donabedian
  • Changing the face of American health / Edward M. Kennedy
  • Physician manpower and the health care team / Andrew J. Zweifler and Lawrence Corey
  • The relevance of prepaid group practice to effective delivery of health services / Ernest W. Saward
  • The neighborhood health center - background and current issues / Lisbeth Bamberger Schorr
  • The community mental health center / Lorrin M. Koran and Bertram S. Brown
  • A health center in Mississippi - a case study in social medicine / H. Jack Geiger
  • Medicare and Medicaid - strengths and limitations / Agnes W. Brewster
  • The need for comprehensive national health insurance and the Health Service Corps / Walter P. Reuther
  • Health insurance and the political process - past and present prospects / Wilbur J. Cohen
  • Major patterns of financing and organization of medical care in countries other than the United States / Brian Abel-Smith.