Item Details

The Economics of Health and Medical Care

Philip Jacobs, John Rapoport
Format
Book
Published
Sudbury, MA. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2004.
Edition
5th ed
Language
English
ISBN
0763725951
Contents
  • Descriptive economics. Output of the health care sector
  • Economic dimensions of the health care system
  • Explanatory economics. Demand for medical care : a simple model
  • Additional topics in the demand for health and medical care
  • Health care production and costs
  • Behavior of supply
  • Provider payment --Competative markets
  • Market power in health care
  • Health insurance
  • The labor market
  • Evaluative economics. Value judgments and economic evaluation
  • Financing health care
  • Public health insurance
  • Reform of the health care market
  • Regulation and antitrust policy in health care
  • Economic evaluation of health services.
Description
vi, 438 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local Notes
Purchased with support from the Eugene Neff Memorial Fund.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

  • LEADER 01831cam a2200361Ia 4500
    001 u4078068
    003 SIRSI
    005 20041025105417.0
    008 040525s2004 mdua b 001 0 eng
    020
      
      
    a| 0763725951
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)55484508
    040
      
      
    a| FBC c| FBC d| OCLCQ
    043
      
      
    a| n-us---
    049
      
      
    a| VAMM
    090
      
      
    a| RA410 b| .J32 2004
    100
    1
      
    a| Jacobs, Philip, d| 1943-
    245
    1
    4
    a| The economics of health and medical care / c| Philip Jacobs, John Rapoport.
    250
      
      
    a| 5th ed.
    260
      
      
    a| Sudbury, MA. : b| Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c| c2004.
    300
      
      
    a| vi, 438 p. : b| ill. ; c| 26 cm.
    504
      
      
    a| Includes bibliographical references and index.
    505
    2
      
    a| Descriptive economics. Output of the health care sector -- Economic dimensions of the health care system -- Explanatory economics. Demand for medical care : a simple model -- Additional topics in the demand for health and medical care -- Health care production and costs -- Behavior of supply -- Provider payment --Competative markets -- Market power in health care -- Health insurance -- The labor market -- Evaluative economics. Value judgments and economic evaluation -- Financing health care -- Public health insurance -- Reform of the health care market -- Regulation and antitrust policy in health care -- Economic evaluation of health services.
    590
      
      
    a| Purchased with support from the Eugene Neff Memorial Fund.
    596
      
      
    a| 19
    650
      
    0
    a| Medical economics.
    650
      
    0
    a| Medical economics z| United States.
    650
    1
    2
    a| Economics, Medical z| United States.
    700
    1
      
    a| Rapoport, John, d| 1944-
    994
      
      
    a| E0 b| VAM
    710
    2
      
    a| Eugene Neff Memorial Fund.
    999
      
      
    a| RA410 .J32 2004 w| HS-LC i| 3470362571 l| BKSTACKS m| HEALTHSCI t| BOOK

Availability

Google Preview

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Health Sciences Book Stacks N/A Available