Introduction to Health Care Delivery: A Primer for Pharmacists
Robert L. McCarthy
Aspen Publishers, 1998 - Medical care - 430 pages
This book examines the health care delivery system through the window of the pharmacy. Intended for students in schools of pharmacy, it provides an overview of the U.S. health care delivery system including hospitals, ambulatory care, managed care, Medicare and Medicaid, and health care ethics and health care reform. Learning objectives, review questions, and case studies are included along with an Instructor's guide.
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