Changing Health Care Systems from Ethical, Economic, and Cross Cultural Perspectives

Changing Health Care Systems from Ethical, Economic, and Cross Cultural Perspectives

by Erich E.H. Loewy
     
 

A host of international scholars in a variety of fields, including sociology, theology, and biomedical ethics, examine the impact of the health care systems restrictions on health care professionals' ability to work ethically. Articles cover concerns such as how doctors can actually get to know their patients needs and preferences when their time is so restricted by… See more details below

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A host of international scholars in a variety of fields, including sociology, theology, and biomedical ethics, examine the impact of the health care systems restrictions on health care professionals' ability to work ethically. Articles cover concerns such as how doctors can actually get to know their patients needs and preferences when their time is so restricted by current HMO and insurance structures and when patients are often seen by a wide variety of doctors and nurses, even within the same clinical facilities. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789401742863
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
12/31/2013
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2002
Pages:
170
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.44(d)

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