Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse's Guide / Edition 2

Health Policy and Politics: A Nurse's Guide / Edition 2

by Jeri Milstead
     
 

Relied upon by faculty as a centerpiece for their health policy courses, the newly updated Third Edition of Health Policy and Politics continues to expand on the relationship between health policy and politics and the field of nursing. Practicing clinicians and administrators will also learn how health policy affects them and how to become politically active.

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Overview

Relied upon by faculty as a centerpiece for their health policy courses, the newly updated Third Edition of Health Policy and Politics continues to expand on the relationship between health policy and politics and the field of nursing. Practicing clinicians and administrators will also learn how health policy affects them and how to become politically active. Health Policy walks readers through the process of public policy making, including agenda setting, government response, program response, implementation, and evaluation and teaches nurses in advanced practice how to deliver quality health care by appropriate providers in a cost-effective manner.

In the revised Third Edition, the updated format includes two new chapters:

Policy Nurses Advance Policy Agendas in Many Arenas

Applied Healthcare Economics for the Noneconomics Major

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763731588
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
02/04/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgments
1Advanced Practice Nurses and Public Policy, Naturally1
2Agenda Setting37
3Government Response: Legislation67
4Government Regulation: Parallel and Powerful89
5Policy Design129
6Policy Implementation161
7Program Evaluation193
8The Internet and Health Care Policy Information229
9Global Connections249
Index283

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