Navigation Links
Landmark textbook on health care and the US legal system released
Date:5/23/2012

WASHINGTON - The second edition of Law and the American Health Care System was released by Foundation Press on May 15, 2012. Building on its 1997 predecessor, the second edition textbook offers a comprehensive vision and analysis of the intersection of law and the U.S. health care system. Law and the American Health Care System arrives at a time of unprecedented change in how health care is organized, financed, and delivered. Throughout its major fields of study, the book focuses on how a dramatically changing legal environment influencesand in turn is influenced bya dramatically evolving health care system. The textbook not only charts the interaction of law and health care but places this interaction into a broader and international policy context encompassing the economic, social, political, and cultural environment in which health care is organized and delivered. Through the presentation of cases, statutes and regulations, and extensive discussion that includes the vast changes wrought by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the book offers an in-depth exploration of law and policy that shape key areas like access to health care, health care financing, health care quality, including the rise of new systems of care such as Accountable Care Organizations, and health care transactions in the marketplace.

Sara Rosenbaum, Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor of Health Law and Policy, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, and David M. Frankford, Professor of Law, Rutgers School of Law Camden, serve as the book's lead authors. They are joined by Sylvia A. Law, Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law, Medicine and Psychiatry, and Rand Rosenblatt, Professor of Law, Rutgers School of Law Camden.

Lynn R. Goldman, MD, MPH, Dean of the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services said, "At this critical point in our nation's history, Sara Rosenbaum and her co-authors deliver a meticu
'/>"/>

Contact: Stacey DiLorenzo
sdilorenzo@gwu.edu
202-994-8356
George Washington University
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Scientists rewrite rulebook on breast cancer in landmark global study
2. Landmark survey reveals that most women who are done having children do not discuss their options with their OB/GYNs
3. John Theurer Cancer Center among first clinical trial sites to join landmark MMRF study
4. A*STAR scientists make headway for cancer treatment and cancer prevention with landmark discovery
5. Landmark law and neuroscience network expands at Vanderbilt
6. NTU hosts landmark conference on contemporary literature and the arts
7. Landmark study analyzes scientific productivity and impact of the top 100 PD investigators
8. Support for Massachusetts landmark health reform law rises in 2011
9. UT Southwestern pediatricians launch landmark childrens health study
10. Stephen J. Teach, MD, MPH, part of landmark study on pediatric asthma
11. Feeling included -- kids with disabilities have their say in landmark study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/23/2015)... A live auction will be held to sell over 5,200 ... medical facilities around the United States. Various types of ... exam and much more. , The live auction will ... at 9:00am CDT each day. The equipment is at their ... IL 60160. Anyone can participate in the auction including ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... Viejo, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2015 Add ... from Pixel Film Studios. , It's as simple as ... as utilizing the included tool for full effect. , ... filmed on high-dynamic range 5k sensors making this the ultimate ... The prismatic flares included in this package are movie files ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 The ... communication and capacity are intersecting to create new ... society, the opening speaker at WesternU's 34th annual ... Lieut. Gov. Gavin Newsom, a former San Francisco ... keynote speaker at the graduation ceremony for WesternU's ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... is hosting two exciting events in June. They will ... First Professional Doctorate and a two-day class on Classical ... 1:30-2:30 p.m. June 3, Dr. Steve Given, the Dean ... he will discuss the new First Professional Doctorate program. ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... East Liverpool, OH (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 ... today announced that Kyle Johnson, the health system’s Chief ... pursue other interests. Johnson has served as the company ... announced Wesley West will be joining the health system ... operations on an interim basis, while the Board of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Over 5,200 Lots of Medical Equipment Will Be Sold by Live Auction 2Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release ProFlare 5K Prism for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Newsom to WesternU Grads: The Future is Inside You 2Health News:Newsom to WesternU Grads: The Future is Inside You 3Health News:ACTCM Announces Upcoming June Events 2Health News:River Valley Health Partners Announces CFO Transition, Appointment of Interim CFO 2
... researchers say data show aging alone, not hormonal impact of ... Contradicting the long-held medical belief that the risk of ... from Johns Hopkins suggests instead that heart disease mortality rates ... The findings, published in BMJ , the ...
... Diabetes Risk It is well-documented that lifestyle ... and alcohol consumption affect a person,s risk for diabetes. ... quitting smoking, can delay or prevent the onset of ... affect diabetes risk. Researchers surveyed more than 100,000 men ...
... detected at an early, mild stage, is a significant ... a new, long-term study from Regenstrief Institute and Indiana ... severe stages has an impact on life expectancy similar ... failure. Their findings, "Cognitive Impairment: An Independent Predictor of ...
... , MONDAY, Sept. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Mild ... memory in particular -- may be a stronger predictor ... such as changes in brain volume or levels of ... Spanish researchers looked at 116 people with mild ...
... When it comes to aggressive courtship strategies, sexist men and ... suggests. U.S. researchers conducted two surveys: One included 363 ... was a national Internet poll of 850 adults. The ... toward women and whether they were willing to engage in ...
... , SUNDAY, Sept. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Many teens with ... finds. Researchers analyzed data from a 10-year study of ... were enrolled in special education. The participants were aged 13 ... than 46 percent of the teens with autism used a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study: No link betweem menopause and increased risk of fatal heart 2Health News:Study: No link betweem menopause and increased risk of fatal heart 3Health News:Embargoed news from Annals of Internal Medicine 2Health News:Embargoed news from Annals of Internal Medicine 3Health News:Even mild cognitive impairment appears to substantially increase risk for death 2Health News:Short-Term Memory Loss May Be Best Predictor of Alzheimer's 2Health News:Sexist Men, Women May Be a Good Fit: Study 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - More than fifty years ago, ... morning sickness in expectant mothers. Tragically, Thalidomide caused serious and ... Support has been provided to survivors over ... Canada in 1991 and settlements from ... a legal obligation to provide support, we have a clear ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... YORK , May 22, 2015 ... of the $13 billion global cardiac rhythm management ... Information.  Kalorama found that Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, ... command 80% of this market segment. The healthcare ... Device Markets , uses 2015 as a base ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015  RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. ... a peer-reviewed publication of the results of the ... (RegeneRx,s preservative-free eye drops) for the treatment of ... environment (CAE ® ) model.  The exploratory study ... which were previously disseminated by the Company in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Statement from Minister Ambrose on Thalidomide 2Statement from Minister Ambrose on Thalidomide 3Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 2Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 3Kalorama: Top Companies Dominate Cardiac Defibrillator Market 4Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 2Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 3Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 4
The Pinn-ACL Femoral Guide is offered in right and left versions and is designed to easily accommodate unusually large or small knees....
Hand surgery basic instrument set...
Needle holder, delicate, curved without lock...
Dilator...
Medicine Products: