Social Policy and Health Care / Edition 1

Social Policy and Health Care / Edition 1

by Kevin Gormley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443057478

ISBN-13: 9780443057472

Pub. Date: 05/21/1999

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This unique new book outlines the main structures, issues and developments in social policy, relating to the healthcare field. In addition, it contextualizes practice by means of examples and case studies from a range of client groups. This practical and very student friendly book contains self-directed learning exercises and student-centered learning objectives,

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Overview

This unique new book outlines the main structures, issues and developments in social policy, relating to the healthcare field. In addition, it contextualizes practice by means of examples and case studies from a range of client groups. This practical and very student friendly book contains self-directed learning exercises and student-centered learning objectives, boxes outlining key points, and tables of facts and figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443057472
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
05/21/1999
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
0.44(w) x 7.44(h) x 9.69(d)
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Part I: Contextual Issues: The Developmentof Health and Social Services. The NHS and the Welfare State. The Process of Policy Implementation. Social Issues and Health. Gender Issues. Part II: Focal Issues. Reorganising Health Care. The Mixed Economy of Healthcare. Disability. Learning Disabilities and Mental Health. Children. Part III: Wider Issues. International Healthcare Provision. Future Trends.

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