AUTHORS: Yesalis/Holt - ©2013
Fundamentals of US Health Care: Principles and Perspectives takes the broad, complex topic of health care in the United States and presents it in a digestible, easy-to-read format. Focusing on some of the fundamental issues facing the heath care system today, this text delivers simple, objective coverage of key topics including cost, access, quality, financing, manpower, and public health. By blending current, factual data, basic principles, and multiple perspectives on controversial issues, the text provides a balanced approach to the core issues facing the health care industry. Case studies and vignettes throughout the text allow you to explore how these problems impact real-life situations and hone your critical thinking skills for your future professional career.