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Author Maclean, Niall
Title Distributing Health Care : Principles, Practices and Politics
Imprint Luton : Andrews UK Ltd., 2007
©2007
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (265 pages)
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Series St Andrews Studies in Philosophy and Public Affairs, 8 ; v.8
St Andrews Studies in Philosophy and Public Affairs, 8
Note Cover -- Contents -- Front Matter -- Title Page -- Publisher Information -- Notes on Contributers -- Introduction -- Distributing Health Care -- The Public Funding of Health Care -- Philosophical Approaches to The Problem of Health Care Distribution -- The UK System of Health Funding and Resource Allocation: What Ethical Foundations? -- Better Ways to Allocate Health Resources in the UK? -- Just Caring: The Ethical Challenges of Health Care Reform in the USA -- The Ethics of Access to Health Care in Australia -- Equity & the Ethics of the South African Health System -- Back Matter -- References -- Also Available
How ought a society to distribute its publicly funded healthcare resources? Few questions are in more urgent need of an answer. This multidisciplinary investigation brings together the insights of philosophy, clinical science, health economics, operational research and public policy analysis
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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: Maclean, Niall Distributing Health Care : Principles, Practices and Politics Luton : Andrews UK Ltd.,c2007 9781845400514
Subject Health services accessibility -- Moral and ethical aspects.;Public health -- Moral and ethical aspects
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