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Title Health care transition in urban China / edited by Gerald Bloom, Shenglan Tang
Published London : Routledge, 2016
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Contents 1. China in transition : challenges to urban health services / Gerald Bloom -- 2. Introduction to the urban health system and review of reform initiatives / Shenglan Tang and Qingyue Meng -- 3. The cities, the people and their health / Youlong Gong [and others] -- 4. The health systems of Nantong and Zibo / Qingyue Meng [and others] -- 5. Access to and use of health care services by employees and their families / Henry Lucas, Jiaying Chen and Zhonghua Weng -- 6. Urban health reform in China : the impact on vulnerable groups / Jiaying Chen, Henry Lucas and Youlong Gong -- 7. Health and vulnerability / Thomas Uhlemann and Fei Yan -- 8. Gendered impacts and implications of health sector reform in the context of multiple transitions in urban China / Rachel Tolhurst, Hilary Standing and Xu Qian -- 9. The public hospitals : policy reform, productivity and cost / Qingyue Meng [and others] -- 10. The impact of health insurance reform on hospital charges : a comparison of Nantong and Zibo / Clas Rehnberg [and others] -- 11. Conclusions and recommendations / Gerald Bloom, Qingyue Meng and Shenglan Tang
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource, title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 12, 2017)
Subject Health care reform -- China
Health services accessibility -- China
Medical care -- China.
Urban health -- China
Health care reform.
Health services accessibility.
Medical care.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Urban health.
Form Electronic book
Author Bloom, Gerald, editor.
Tang, Shenglan, 1962- editor.
ISBN 1315253534