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Introduction to health services / edited by Stephen J. Williams, Paul R. Torrens.

; Torrens, Paul R. (Paul Roger), 1934-
New York : Wiley, [1980] .
ISBN 9780471046127, 0471046124

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Other Authors Torrens, Paul R. 1934-
Williams, Stephen J. 1948-
Subjects Health Services -- United States.
Health services administration -- United States.
Health services administration.
Medical care -- United States.
Medical care.
Santé, Services de -- États-Unis.
Soins médicaux -- États-Unis.
United States.
Series Wiley series in health services.
Description xviii, 397 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I: Overview of the health services system -- 1. Historical evolution and overview of health services in the United States / Paul R. Torrens -- Part II: Causes and characteristics of health services utilization in the United States -- 2. The physiologic and psychologic bases of health, disease, and care seeking / Lawrence A. May -- 3. Factors associated with the utilization of heath services / Stephen M. Shortell -- Part III: Providers of health services -- 4. Ambulatory and community health services / Stephen J. Williams -- 5. The hospital / William L. Dowling and Patricia A. Armstrong -- 6. The nursing home: neither home nor hospital / Robert L. Kane and Rosalie Kane -- 7. Mental health services: growth and development of a system / Mary Richardson -- Part IV: Resources for health services -- 8. Technological resources for health / Robert F. Rushmer -- 9. Health care personnel / Paul R. Torrens and Charles E. Lewis -- 10. Financing health services / William C. Richardson -- Part V: Assessing and regulating system performance -- 11. Health services planning and regulation / Thomas W. Bice -- 12. Evaluation of health services and quality of care / James P. LoGerfo and Robert H. Brook.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5564000
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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