Future of Health Care: Meeting of the Minds - America's health care system is on the verge of a massive transformation. Will universal access lead to lower quality of care? Will it stifle or support U.S. businesses? And what will American medicine look like for the next generation? This CNBC program addresses those questions and more as it assembles some of the biggest names in policy-making and the health care industry.
Access to Healthcare: The Patient's Perspective: Examines ethical dilemmas from the patient's perspective that arise with regard to access to healthcare. The video presents the problems about the uninsured in America and examines the issues of rationing and universal access to health care. Finally, the program discusses the difficult matter of costs of healthcare.
Unlocking the Code: Genetics & Medicine - Although the impact of genetic research on human life is an ever-changing and often theoretical prospect, our current knowledge of the human genome already has direct, real-world applications. This program looks at several ways in which genetic breakthroughs have improved health care technology and enriched the study of human physiology.
Factoring health and related costs into decision making is essential to confronting the nation's health problems and enhancing public well-being. Some policies and programs historically not recognized as relating to health are believed or known to have important health consequences.
This best-selling text offers a concise and balanced introduction to the domestic health care system, entirely updated to reflect changes presented by the health care reform bill of 2010 and the subsequent alterations to health care services, delivery, and financing.
Treatment of Late-Life Insomnia - A comprehensive research//clinical accounting of insomnia treatment in older adults is provided by this book. Topics covered include: typical normal and disturbed sleep patterns, methods of evaluation and diagnosis; the major treatments for late-life insomnia; and research and methods of clinical management for topics in late-life insomnia that have only recently attracted systematic investigation.