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    "Delivering Health Care in America" Authors Celebrate 20 Years with New 7th Edition Coming in October

    Posted by Sophie Teague on May 23, 2017 3:29:20 PM

    By Leiyu Shi, DrPH, MBA, MPA, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    & Douglas A. Singh, PhD, MBA, Indiana University at South Bend, School of Business and Economics
    Authors, Delivering Health Care in America, 7th Edition (Available Oct. 13, 2017)

     

    With this Seventh Edition, we celebrate 20 years of serving instructors, students, policymakers, and others, both at home and overseas, with up-to-date information on a dynamic United States health care delivery system. Much has changed and much will continue to change in the future as the nation will grapple with critical issues of access, cost, and quality. Indeed, much of the developing and developed world will also be contending with similar issues.

    People in the United States, in particular, had just gotten a taste of a far-reaching health care reform with President Barack Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act (ACA), nicknamed Obamacare. The law produced mixed results that are documented in this new edition.

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    Topics: New Edition, Affordable Care Act (ACA), Author, health administration, National Health, Public health management, Delivering Health Care in America, Public Administration, shi & singh

    Coming Soon: Fundamentals of Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist, Second Edition

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Mar 31, 2017 11:30:57 AM

    Fundamentals of Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist, Second Edition is specifically written for the speech-language pathologist working with hearing impaired populations. This accessible text incorporates the expertise of audiologists along with the knowledge and experience of speech-language pathologists. 

    SECOND EDITION UPDATES
    • NEW chapter on Audiological Diagnoses, Etiologies, and Treatment Considerations
    • NEW chapter on Audiological Screening, including instructions for young children and difficult to test populations

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, fundamentals of audiology, speech-language pathology, ukstins, audiology, Communication Sciences and Disorders, SLP, Speech Language Hearing, welling

    Coming Soon: New Edition of Guide to Evidence-Based Physical Therapist Practice

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Mar 29, 2017 11:00:31 AM

    This accessible resource teaches the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate medical evidence and apply it to the practice of physical therapy. This valuable reference explains the fundamentals of medical research and how to determine which studies are useful in practice. As the leading evidence-based practice text for physical therapy, this is a comprehensive resource no physical therapist or student should be without.

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, evidence-based practice, New Text, physical therapy, physical therapy, Dianne V. Jewell, Guide to Evidence-Based PT Practice, Jewell, PT, pt research

    2017 Communication Sciences & Disorders Catalog

    Posted by Alianna Ortu on Mar 7, 2017 2:57:15 PM

    See what's new in Communication Sciences & Disorders

    View the 2017 Catalog 

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, Catalog, new edition, speech-language pathology, allied health, audiology, Communication Sciences and Disorders, CSD, SLP, Speech Language Hearing

    Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third Edition Webinar, Thursday August, 20th

    Posted by charlottes on Aug 13, 2015 3:01:33 PM

    Join us on Thursday, August 20th, at 1 pm EST for a webinar demonstration of Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice, Third EditionLearn more about instructor tools and customization options.

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, Dean R. Hess, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, Respiratory Care, Third Edition, Respiratory Care, NBRC, Respiratory Care: Principles and Practice

    Navigate 2 Advantage Access: Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition

    Posted by charlottes on Apr 28, 2015 10:43:21 AM

    Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is available.

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, George D. Pozgar, legal and ethical issues for health professionals

    Just Published: Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition

    Posted by charlottes on Dec 5, 2014 1:50:44 PM

    Legal and Ethical Issues for Health Professionals, Fourth Edition is now available.

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    Topics: allied health, Health, Legal and Ethical Issues, New Edition, Author, Health Professions, navigate, George D. Pozgar, legal and ethical issues for health professionals, allied health professional, Pozgar

    Just Published: Patient Assessment in Pharmacy: A Culturally Competent

    Posted by charlottes on Oct 2, 2014 12:21:16 PM

     

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    Topics: allied health, New Edition, Author, health professionals, Navigate 2 Advantage Access, New Text, Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical sciences, Yolanda M. Hardy, Patient Assessment in Pharmacy, Pharmacy Students

    Just Published: Differential Diagnosis and Management for the Chiropractor, Fifth Edition

    Posted by charlottes on Sep 29, 2014 1:42:59 PM

    Just Published: Differential Diagnosis and Management for the Chiropractor, Fifth Edition

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    Topics: allied health, Health, New Edition, marketing, Souza, Thomas A. Souza, allied health professional, Chiropractic, chiropractic

    New Webinar: Teaching the Affordable Care Act with Health Care USA

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 25, 2013 4:16:27 PM

    Have you been looking for ways to engage your students in understanding the complexities of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? Earlier this week, we conducted a webinar on teaching the ACA in the college classroom. Our special guest presenter was Kristina M. Young, co-author of Health Care USA, Eighth Edition.

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    Topics: New Edition, public health education, ACA, Affordable Care Act, health administration, Kristina M. Young, Webinar

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