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Author Kronenfeld, Jennie Jacobs
Title Access to Care and Factors That Impact Access, Patients As Partners in Care and Changing Roles of Health Providers
Imprint Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited, 2011
©2011
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Descript 1 online resource (310 pages)
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Series Research in the Sociology of Health Care Ser. ; v.29
Research in the Sociology of Health Care Ser
Note FRONT COVER -- ACCESS TO CARE AND FACTORS THAT IMPACT ACCESS, PATIENTS AS PARTNERS IN CARE AND CHANGING ROLES OF HEALTH PROVIDERS -- COPYRIGHT PAGE -- CONTENTS -- LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS -- SECTION I: SYSTEMS OF HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY AND SOCIOLOGICAL ISSUES -- SYSTEMS OF HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY: SOCIOLOGICAL ISSUES LINKED TO HEALTH REFORM AND ROLES OF PATIENTS AND PROVIDERS -- SYSTEMS AND HEALTH CARE REFORM -- PATIENTS AND CONSUMERS OF HEALTH-CARE SERVICES -- PROVIDERS OF HEALTH-CARE SERVICES -- ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK -- REFERENCES -- SECTION II: PROVIDERS OF CARE -- INSIDER KNOWLEDGE AND MALE NURSES: HOW MEN BECOME REGISTERED NURSES -- LITERATURE REVIEW: WHY DO MEN ENTER ATYPICAL LINES OF WORK? -- METHODOLOGY -- WHY WOMEN CHOOSE NURSING -- WHY MEN CHOOSE NURSING -- CONCLUSION -- NOTE -- REFERENCES -- THE DIRECT CARE WORKER: OVERCOMING DEFINITIONS BY NEGATION -- INTRODUCTION -- THE CONTEXTS OF CARE WORK: DEMOGRAPHIC, ECONOMIC, AND SOCIAL -- CORPORATE RATIONALIZATION: MAKING CARE WORKERS INVISIBLE -- CONCLUSIONS -- REFERENCES -- MEDICAL INTERPRETING BY BILINGUAL STAFF WHOSE PRIMARY ROLE IS NOT INTERPRETING: CONTINGENCIES INFLUENCING COMMUNICATION FOR DUAL-ROLE… -- INTRODUCTION -- METHODS -- RESULTS -- REFERENCES -- PRIVATE REHABILITATION CLINICS IN A PUBLIC, UNIVERSAL HEALTH-CARE SYSTEM -- INTRODUCTION -- METHOD -- ANALYSIS -- CONCLUSION -- REFERENCES -- SECTION III: PATIENTS AS CONSUMERS OF HEALTH-CARE SERVICES -- EMERGENT SITUATIONS WHEN OLDER HOMEBOUND WOMEN HAD FORTUITOUS HELP AND A TYPOLOGY OF HELPERS WHO WERE INVOLVED -- REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE -- METHOD -- FINDINGS -- DISCUSSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- PATIENTS, TRUST, AND PATIENT PARTICIPATION: FACTORS INFLUENCING WHETHER PATIENTS WANT TO BE ACTIVE HEALTH CARE PARTICIPANTS -- BACKGROUND AND THEORY -- METHODS -- RESULTS -- CONCLUSION AND DISCUSSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES
HEALTH-CARE CONSUMERISM AND ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE: EDUCATING ELDERS TO IMPROVE BOTH PREVENTIVE AND END-OF-LIFE CARE -- FOCUS ON CANCER PREVENTION -- FOCUS ON END-OF-LIFE CARE -- CONCEPTUAL MODEL OF PATIENT SELF-ADVOCACY FOR HEALTH CARE IN LATE LIFE -- REFERENCES -- SECTION IV: HEALTH-CARE SYSTEMS: MODIFICATIONS AND REFORMS -- FEMINIST CENTERS NEGOTIATING MEDICAL AUTHORITY IN THE 21ST CENTURY: IMPLICATIONS FOR FEMINIST CARE AND THE U.S. WOMEN'S HEALTH MOVEMENT -- WOMEN'S HEALTH MOVEMENT'S CRITIQUE OF MEDICALIZATION -- FEMINISTS CLINICS: NEGOTIATING MEDICAL AUTHORITY FOR THE MOVEMENT -- FEMINIST CLINICS: 1970-1990 -- FEMINIST CENTERS AND MEDICINE IN THE 21ST CENTURY -- THE SETTINGS -- ORGANIZATIONAL STRATEGIES TO NEGOTIATE MEDICAL AUTHORITY -- MACRO-LEVEL INFLUENCES ON ORGANIZATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS -- ECONOMIC PRESSURES: WOMEN'S HEALTH (AS) BUSINESS, BALANCING CARE AND BUSINESS -- DEMEDICALIZATION AS A MULTILEVEL PROCESS: IMPLICATIONS FOR FEMINIST CARE/SERVICE DELIVERY AND FOR THE WHM -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- A STRANGE THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE MARKET: PRIVATIZATION IN MALAYSIA AND ITS EFFECTS ON THE HEALTH-CARE SYSTEM -- INTRODUCTION -- UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES OF POLICY OF PRIVATIZATION -- SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS -- REFERENCES -- AMERICAN HEALTH CARE: PUBLIC OPINION DIFFERENCES IN THE CONFIDENCE, AFFORDABILITY, AND NEED FOR REFORM -- BACKGROUND -- CURRENT ANALYSIS -- METHOD -- RESULTS -- DISCUSSION -- CONCLUSION -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- REFERENCES -- MEDICARE KNOWLEDGE AND HEALTH SERVICE UTILIZATION AMONG OLDER ADULTS -- INTRODUCTION -- METHODS -- RESULTS -- DISCUSSION -- REFERENCES
Part of the "Research in the Sociology of Health Care" series, this title deals with both macro-level system issues and micro-level issues involving access to care, factors that impact access, patients as partners in care and changing roles of health providers
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Kronenfeld, Jennie Jacobs Access to Care and Factors That Impact Access, Patients As Partners in Care and Changing Roles of Health Providers Bingley : Emerald Publishing Limited,c2011 9780857247155
Subject Health services accessibility.;Medical personnel and patient.;Medical care
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Alt Author Kronenfeld, Jennie
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