Health And Welfare For Families In The 21St Century / Edition 2

Health And Welfare For Families In The 21St Century / Edition 2

by Helen M. Wallace, Gordon Green, Kenneth Jaros
     
 

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binding type PB

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763718596
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
04/09/2003
Edition description:
2E
Pages:
586
Product dimensions:
1.22(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Foreword
Foreword
Preface
Contributors
Health and Social Care of Women, Children, Youth and Families5
Health Care and Health Care Policy in a Changing World26
The Maternal and Child Health Leadership Institute: Putting the Health for All Framework into Action43
Demographic Factors Affecting Fertility Patterns in the United States52
The American Family: Changes and Challenges for the 21st Century71
Nutrition Issues for Mothers, Children, Youth and Family80
Integrating the Roles of Health Surveillance, Performance Monitoring, and Systems Evaluation103
Combating Family Poverty: A Review of the American Welfare System119
Did Welfare Reform Work? Implications for 2002 and Beyond138
The Effects of Welfare Reform on the Reproductive Health of Women149
The Social Security Act and Maternal and Child Health Services: Securing a Bright Future164
The Child Care System in the United States171
Children in Foster Care: Challenges in Meeting Their Health Care Needs Through Medicaid197
The Head Start Program: Past, Present, Future206
Community-Based Coalitions: The Health Start Initiative215
Inflation Spurs Health Spending In 2000231
Health Insurance of Children and Youth245
The State Children's Health Insurance Program: A Progress Report259
The Supplemental Security Income Program for Children269
Managed Care and Children281
Adolescent Health289
Women's Health Care319
Women's Health Care: Issues and Challenges335
Childhood Immunizations342
Emergency Medical Services and Children: A Growing Concern355
Oral Health in Maternal and Child Health372
The Progress and Potential of Injury Prevention385
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder407
The Epidemiology of HIV and AIDS in the United States422
Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States444
Child Abuse and Neglect462
Homeless Women and Their Children in the 21st Century469
Ensuring Substance Abuse Services for Families481
Infant Mortality in the United States: Levels, Trends and Interventions489
Prevention for Health513
Maternal and Child Health: Back to the Future520
Social Policy Reform and America's Cities: Risk and Opportunity for Maternal and Child Health527
Steps for the Future540
Glosary555
Index565

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