The Resource Health care for us all : getting more for our investment, Earl L. Grinols, James W. Henderson

Health care for us all : getting more for our investment, Earl L. Grinols, James W. Henderson

Label
Health care for us all : getting more for our investment
Title
Health care for us all
Title remainder
getting more for our investment
Statement of responsibility
Earl L. Grinols, James W. Henderson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that the American health care system can be fixed, offering suggestions for getting more in return for health care spending, expanding what is covered, offering incentives for quality care, budgeting responsibly, and creating a sustainable system
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grinols, Earl L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA410.53
LC item number
.H4165 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 A-232
  • WA 540 AA1
NLM item number
G7986h 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Henderson, James W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical economics
  • Medical care
  • Health services administration
  • Health Care Reform
  • Economics, Medical
  • Health services administration
  • Medical care
  • Medical economics
  • United States
Label
Health care for us all : getting more for our investment, Earl L. Grinols, James W. Henderson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and definitions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I. Goals and working principles. Introduction -- Goals -- Principles -- pt. II. Background economics and ethics. Markets, VPOs, government -- Education, charity, and the American ethical base -- pt. III. Application. Why government in health care? -- Insurance -- The targeted intervention plan -- pt. IV. Protective measures. Forestalling free riders -- Preserving prices -- Inducing innovation -- Summary -- appendix A. Top ten goals for the American health care system -- appendix B. Badly done insurance programs can be worse than no insurance -- appendix C. Incentive symmetry and intervention principle -- appendix D. Plan workability -- appendix E. Market power response to insurance
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780521738255
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008045749
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)268547427
  • (OCoLC)ocn268547427
Label
Health care for us all : getting more for our investment, Earl L. Grinols, James W. Henderson
Publication
Note
Includes glossary and definitions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. I. Goals and working principles. Introduction -- Goals -- Principles -- pt. II. Background economics and ethics. Markets, VPOs, government -- Education, charity, and the American ethical base -- pt. III. Application. Why government in health care? -- Insurance -- The targeted intervention plan -- pt. IV. Protective measures. Forestalling free riders -- Preserving prices -- Inducing innovation -- Summary -- appendix A. Top ten goals for the American health care system -- appendix B. Badly done insurance programs can be worse than no insurance -- appendix C. Incentive symmetry and intervention principle -- appendix D. Plan workability -- appendix E. Market power response to insurance
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 276 p.
Isbn
9780521738255
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008045749
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)268547427
  • (OCoLC)ocn268547427

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