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Shock therapy for the American health care system

Robert Levine

Shock therapy for the American health care system

why comprehensive reform is needed

by Robert Levine

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Praeger in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health care reform -- United States,
  • Health Care Reform -- United States,
  • Health Services -- trends -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-178) and index.

    StatementRobert A. Levine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 L487 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 186 p. :
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23871990M
    ISBN 109780313380686, 9780313380693
    LC Control Number2009025228

    “Anyone under the age of 65 that has private health insurance is not the true customer in American healthcare. Large and small group employers are.” ― Kat Lahr, What the U.S. Healthcare System Doesn't Want You to Know, Why, and How You Can Do Something About It. Matza's contributions make the book well worth reading not only for area specialists, but for anyone interested in analyzing expertise in a world in flux." — Anna Geltzer, Russian Review "Tomas Matza's Shock Therapy is an insightful, careful, and methodologically pristine engagement with mental health services in a rapidly changing society.

    SHOCK THERAPY: IT'S BACK drug companies and biotech firms "are a growing reality of health care and a growing problem," said Arthur L. Caplan, director of the Center for Bioethics at . A. An individualized care plan at the core of consumer-centered recovery B. A hierarchical relationship between the nurse and the client C. Mental health care that is practitioner driven, with the nursing involved in all aspects of care D. Clinical practice guidelines used to increase quality and consistency of care and facilitate outcome research.

      Patients with hypovolemic shock have severe hypovolemia with decreased peripheral perfusion. If left untreated, these patients can develop ischemic injury of vital organs, leading to multi-system organ failure. The first factor to be considered is whether the hypovolemic shock has resulted from hemorrhage or fluid losses, as this will dictate treatment. Throughout his period as president of the United States, beginning in , Franklin D. Roosevelt was keen on developing a national health-care system. In , a few months after the war ended, his successor, Harry S Truman, asked Congress to pass a national medical care program. Truman's health-care bill went before Congress on Novem


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