Curing Medicare : a doctor's view on how our health care system is failing older Americans and how we can fix it / Andy Lazris ; with a foreword by Shannon Brownlee.
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|Andrews-Dallas Public Library - Andrews||HEALTH HLTHCARE (Text)||73351000050857||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9781501702778
- ISBN: 1501702777
- Physical Description: xiii, 244 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
- Edition: Revised edition.
- Publisher: Ithaca, NY : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2016.
- Copyright: ©2016
|General Note:|| "Originally published 2014 as Curing medicare: One doctor's view of how our health care system is failing the elderly and how to fix it." --Title page verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages -236) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Introduction: my boss -- Defining quality: the quest for numerical perfection -- Defining thorough: finding and fixing everything -- Excessive specialization, expectation, and litigation -- Hospitalization: the pinnacle of thorough -- Long-term care: the unwitting geriatric ICU -- Quality and value : moving toward a cure -- Afterword: redefining thorough.
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