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Health and health care delivery in Canada / Valerie D. Thompson, RN, PHC, NP, Former Professor, School of Health & Life Sciences and Community Services, Conestoga Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at College of the Rockies.

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Cranbrook Campus RA 449 .T46 2016 (Text) 31111000152684 CRANBROOK Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781927406311
  • ISBN: 1927406315
  • Physical Description: xix, 418 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto, ON : Elsevier, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The history of health care in Canada -- Health and the individual -- Population health: introduction and principles -- The law and health care -- Ethics and health care -- The role of Health Canada and other federal and international health agencies -- The role of provincial and territorial governments in health care -- The dollars and "sense" of health care funding -- Practitioners and practice settings -- Current issues and future trends in health care in Canada.
Summary, etc.:
No health care professional in Canada should be without a clear understanding of the Canadian health care system!Health and Health Care Delivery in Canada, 2nd Edition explores the nation's basic approach to health, wellness, and illness. Set entirely within a Canadian context, this text includes coverage of individual and population health, the role of federal agencies and provincial governments, health care funding, and current issues and future trends in health care. Written by experienced
Subject: Medical care > Canada.
Public health > Canada.
Medicine, Preventive > Canada.
Delivery of Health Care.
National Health Programs.

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