Health Care Politics, Policy, and Services A Social Justice Analysis

ISBN-10: 0826108873
ISBN-13: 9780826108876
Edition: 2nd 2013
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Book details

List price: $75.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Springer
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 420
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
A Primer on Theories of Social Justice and Defining the Problem of Health Care
Defining the Problem of Social Justice
Alternative Theories of Social Justice
Concluding Comments: Alternative Theoretical Perspectives on "the Right to Health Care"
Notes
References
Historical Evolvement of the U.S. Health Care System
Historical Evolvement of the Basic Components of the Health Care System: Hospitals, Doctors, Nurses, and Health Insurance
The Historical Evolvement of the Federal Government in Health Care
Concluding Comments: Prospects for Achieving Health Care Reform
Notes
References
The Contemporary Organization of Health Care: Health Care Finance
Health Care Expenditures
An Overview of Health Care System Finance-Employment-Based Health Insurance
An Overview of Health Care System Finance-Public Financing of Health Care
Concluding Comments: The Large Presence of Public Dollars in the Financing of Health Care
Notes
References
The Contemporary Organization of Health Care: Health Care Services and Utilization
The Mixed Public/Private Structure of the U.S. Health Care System
The Resources of the U.S. System: Facilities, Technology, and Human Resources
The Health Care System Safety Net
Conducting Comments: The Paradoxical Underachievement of the U.S. Health Care System
Notes
References
Long-Term Care of the Aged and Disabled
The Long-Term Care Services System
The Sustainability of Resources for Long-Term Care: Caregiving Labor and Public/Private Financing
Directions for Long-Term Financing Policy
Concluding Comments: A Social Justice Perspective on the Financing of Long-Term Care
Notes
References
Disparities in Health and Health Care
Conceptualizing Disparities in Health and Health Care
Measuring Disparities in Health and Health Care
Social Characteristics Associated With Disparities in Health and Health Care
Disparities in Health and Burden of Disease: General Findings
Concluding Comments: The Deep Roots of Disparities in Health Care
Notes
References
Social Epidemiology: Unraveling the Social Determinants of Disparities in Health
The Discipline of Social Epidemiology
The "Fundamental Social Causes" Hypothesis
Income Inequality as a Social Determinant of Health
Theoretical Debates Concerning Income Inequality Effects
Concluding Comments: Social Epidemiology as a Tool of Social Policy
Notes
References
Prospects for Just Health Care System Reform: A Political and Principled Analysis
The Social and Political Context of Health Care Reform
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)
Conducting Comments: Toward a Progressive Vision of Universal Health Care
Notes
References
Glossary
Index

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