The Resource Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz, (electronic book)

Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz, (electronic book)

Label
Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen
Title
Community health centers
Title remainder
a movement and the people who made it happen
Statement of responsibility
Bonnie Lefkowitz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
America has set ambitious goals for improving health, but they are doomed to failure unless we address persistent and in some cases widening disparities by income and race. This book tells the story of one groundbreaking approach that attacks the problem by focusing on the wellness of whole neighborhoods. Since their creation during the 1960s, community health centers have served the needs of the poor in the tenements of New York, the colonias of Texas, the working-class neighborhoods of Boston, and the dirt farms of the South. As products of the civil rights movement, the early centers provid
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Lefkowitz, Bonnie
Dewey number
362.12
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
RA445
LC item number
.L38 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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Community health services
Label
Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-162) and index
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
Heroes of community health -- Mississippi: where it all began -- Boston: the way democracy ought to work -- The South Carolina low country: a homegrown black power structure -- New York: health care is a right -- The Rio Grande valley of Texas: steps from the third world -- The health center legacy
Control code
ebr10214189
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 177 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-162) and index
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
Heroes of community health -- Mississippi: where it all began -- Boston: the way democracy ought to work -- The South Carolina low country: a homegrown black power structure -- New York: health care is a right -- The Rio Grande valley of Texas: steps from the third world -- The health center legacy
Control code
ebr10214189
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 177 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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