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Author Magnussen, Jon
Title EBOOK : Recent Reforms and Current Policy Challenges
Imprint Berkshire : McGraw-Hill Education, 2009
©2009
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (357 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series European Observatory on Health Care Systems Ser
European Observatory on Health Care Systems Ser
Note Front cover -- Halftitle page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Contents -- Preface -- List of figures -- List of tables -- List of contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Part I Nordic health care systems: balancing stability and change -- one Introduction: the Nordic model of health care Jon Magnussen, Karsten Vrangbæk, Richard B. Saltman and Pål E. Martinussen -- two Health care reform: the Nordic experience Pål E. Martinussen and Jon Magnussen -- three The political process of restructuring Nordic health systems Karsten Vrangbæk -- four Looking forward: future policy issues Richard B. Saltman and Karsten Vrangbæk -- Part II Nordic health systems: key issues -- five The changing political governance structures of Nordic health care systems Terje P. Hagen and Karsten Vrangbæk -- six Meeting rising public expectations: the changing roles of patients and citizens Ulrika Winblad and Ånen Ringard -- seven The changing autonomy of the Nordic medical professions Peter K. Jespersen and Sirpa Wrede -- eight Maintaining fiscal sustainability in the Nordic countries Clas Rehnberg, Jon Magnussen and Kalevi Luoma -- nine Harnessing diversity of provision Unto Häkkinen and Pia M. Jonsson -- ten Changing perceptions of equity and fairness Johan Calltorp and Meri Larivaara -- eleven Reforming primary health care Allan Krasnik and Bård Paulsen -- twelve Addressing the dual goals of improving health and reducing health inequalities Signild Vallgårda and Juhani Lehto -- thirteen Changing demands for institutional management Lars Erik Kjekshus -- fourteen The European Union: single market pressures Dorte S. Martinsen and Paula Blomqvist -- fifteen The Icelandic health care system Tinna L. Ásgeirsdóttir -- Index -- Back cover
Examines the patterns of health reform in Nordic health care systems, and the balance between stability and change in how these systems have developed. This book investigates the health systems in Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland through detailed comparisons along with a variety of policy-driven parameters
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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: Magnussen, Jon EBOOK: Nordic Health Care Systems: Recent Reforms and Current Policy Challenges Berkshire : McGraw-Hill Education,c2009 9780335238132
Subject Public health -- Scandinavia.;Medical care -- Scandinavia
Electronic books
Alt Author Vrangbaek, Karsten
Saltman, Richard
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