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The Resource Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform, edited by Richard Allen Williams, (electronic book)

Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform, edited by Richard Allen Williams, (electronic book)

Label
Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform
Title
Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Allen Williams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
362.10973
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
H43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Richard Allen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health services accessibility
  • Equality
  • Medical policy
  • Medical care
  • Health care reform
Label
Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform, edited by Richard Allen Williams, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction: An Overview of the US Healthcare System and US Health Disparities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century -- Historical Perspectives of Healthcare Disparities: Is the Past Prologue? -- Epidemiologic Profiles of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health and Health Care -- Cultural Diversity in Medicine: Health Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities -- Perspective: Health Care and the Politics of Race -- Perspective: The Spectrum of Health-care Disparities in the USA -- Perspective: Barriers to Eliminating Disparities in Clinical Practice -- Lessons from the IOM Report "Unequal Treatment" -- Perspective: Second-Class Medicine -- Implications of Evidence-Based Medicine for Improving Minority Access to Health Care -- Perspective: The Compelling Need for Health Literacy -- The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Overview of the Health Reform Law and Its Impact on Health-Care Disparities -- The Diversity Benefit: How Does Diversity Among Health Professionals Address Public Needs? -- The Role of Communities in Eliminating Health Disparities: Getting Down to the Grass Roots
  • The Potential Impact of Performance Incentive Programs on Racial Disparities in Health Care -- Eliminating Disparities in Health Care Through Quality Improvement -- Monitoring Socioeconomic Determinants for Healthcare Disparities: Tools from the Public Health Disparities Geocoding Project -- Perspective: Title VI, Healthcare Reform, and the Need for a State Antidiscrimination Law -- Quality of Care and Health Disparities: The Evolving Role of the Government -- The Association of Black Cardiologists: A Small-Group Success Story in Addressing Healthcare Disparities -- Breathing Easier in Seattle: Addressing Asthma Disparities Through Healthier Housing -- Breast and Prostate Cancer Healthcare Disparities -- The Role of Health IT in Eliminating Health Disparities -- Remote Area MedicalĀ®: Pioneers of No-Cost Health Care -- Principles for Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care Under Healthcare Reform
Control code
SPR719363285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 445 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441971364
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Healthcare disparities at the crossroads with healthcare reform, edited by Richard Allen Williams, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction: An Overview of the US Healthcare System and US Health Disparities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century -- Historical Perspectives of Healthcare Disparities: Is the Past Prologue? -- Epidemiologic Profiles of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health and Health Care -- Cultural Diversity in Medicine: Health Status of Racial and Ethnic Minorities -- Perspective: Health Care and the Politics of Race -- Perspective: The Spectrum of Health-care Disparities in the USA -- Perspective: Barriers to Eliminating Disparities in Clinical Practice -- Lessons from the IOM Report "Unequal Treatment" -- Perspective: Second-Class Medicine -- Implications of Evidence-Based Medicine for Improving Minority Access to Health Care -- Perspective: The Compelling Need for Health Literacy -- The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Overview of the Health Reform Law and Its Impact on Health-Care Disparities -- The Diversity Benefit: How Does Diversity Among Health Professionals Address Public Needs? -- The Role of Communities in Eliminating Health Disparities: Getting Down to the Grass Roots
  • The Potential Impact of Performance Incentive Programs on Racial Disparities in Health Care -- Eliminating Disparities in Health Care Through Quality Improvement -- Monitoring Socioeconomic Determinants for Healthcare Disparities: Tools from the Public Health Disparities Geocoding Project -- Perspective: Title VI, Healthcare Reform, and the Need for a State Antidiscrimination Law -- Quality of Care and Health Disparities: The Evolving Role of the Government -- The Association of Black Cardiologists: A Small-Group Success Story in Addressing Healthcare Disparities -- Breathing Easier in Seattle: Addressing Asthma Disparities Through Healthier Housing -- Breast and Prostate Cancer Healthcare Disparities -- The Role of Health IT in Eliminating Health Disparities -- Remote Area MedicalĀ®: Pioneers of No-Cost Health Care -- Principles for Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care Under Healthcare Reform
Control code
SPR719363285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 445 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441971364
Specific material designation
remote

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