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Report of the Committee on the Study of Medical Care for Low-Income Persons.

Multnomah County Medical Society. Committee on the Study of Medical Care for Low-Income Persons.

Report of the Committee on the Study of Medical Care for Low-Income Persons.

by Multnomah County Medical Society. Committee on the Study of Medical Care for Low-Income Persons.

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Published by The Society] in [Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poverty -- Oregon.,
  • Delivery of Health Care -- Oregon.,
  • Medical Indigency.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination14 leaves ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17840394M

    General Medical and Surgical Care. Perhaps the most useful data come from large-scale studies that examine racial/ethnic differences in the adequacy, intensity and quality of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for a wide range of clinical conditions, in different hospital types and health care systems For example, Kahn and her colleagues examined the quality of care provided to a nationally. The House Health & Insurance Committee considers matters concerning state health programs and health insurance. The committee also has legislative oversight responsibility for the Department of Public Health and Environment, Health Benefit Exchange, Division of Insurance, and Division of Professions and Occupations relating to health care providers.

    Most people living with HIV/AIDS do incur some end-of-life costs in the formal health care sector. In one South African study, primary care clinic and hospital costs accounted for 39 and 18 percent, respectively, of the costs of care in the last year of life, whereas community home-based care accounted for 42 percent (Uys and Hensher ). Chapter 1 of Health Care Ethics: Critical Issues for the 21st Century presented the major ethical theories and their application in health care as part of a foundation for the study of ethics. This chapter extends that foundation by showing how those theories inform the principles used in health care and apply to the issues in that field.

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