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Title Accountability and responsibility in health care : issues in addressing an emerging global challenge / edited by Bruce Rosen, Avi Israeli, Stephen Shortell
Published Singapore : World Scientific, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (x, 693 pages) : illustrations, map
Series World Scientific series in global healthcare economics and public policy ; vol. 1
World Scientific series in global healthcare economics and public policy ; vol. 1
Contents pt. 1. Preliminaries and introductory essays -- pt. 2. From the classics -- pt. 3. Country essays -- pt. 4. Selected papers from the Jerusalem health policy conference
Summary Serious scholarly analyses of the types and roles of accountability in health care first appeared in the late 1980s. That issue, along with the related issue of responsibility in health care, has continued to interest policymakers, analysts and scholars ever since. Indeed, there has been a renewed surge of interest in recent years, with growing attention to the notion of accountable care organizations in the US, clinical audits in the UK, and governance as stewardship in many other countries. Accountability and responsibility in health care was also the theme of a major international conferenc
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Health facilities.
Medical errors -- Prevention.
Form Electronic book
Author Israeli, Avi.
Rosen, Bruce.
Shortell, Stephen M. (Stephen Michael), 1944-
ISBN 1280669837
9781280669835
9789814374972 (electronic bk.)
9814374970 (electronic bk.)