Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Niles, Nancy J.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 87
Doody Core Title
Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Third Edition provides a broad, fundamental introduction to the workings of the healthcare industry. Engaging and activities-oriented, the text offers an accessible overview of the major concepts of healthcare operations, the role of government, public and private financing, as well as ethical and legal issues
Each chapter features review exercises and internet resources that make studying this complex industry both enjoyable and stimulating. Students of various disciplines—including healthcare administration, business, nursing, public health, and others—will discover a practical guide that prepares them for professional opportunities in this rapidly growing sect.