Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance, Volume I

Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance, Volume I (Paperback)

£87.00
To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Health care for the elderly American is among our nation's more pressing social issues. Our society wishes to ensure quality health care for all older people, but there is growing concern about our ability to maintain and improve quality in the face of efforts to contain health care costs. Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance answers the U.S. Congress' call for the Institute of Medicine to design a strategic plan for assessing and assuring the quality of medical care for the elderly. This book presents a proposed strategic plan for improving quality assurance in the Medicare program, along with steps and timetables for implementing the plan by the year 2000 and the 10 recommendations for action by Congress. The book explores quality of care--how it is defined, measured, and improved--and reviews different types of quality problems. Major issues that affect approaches to assessing and assuring quality are examined. Medicare: A Strategy for Quality Assurance will be immediately useful to a wide audience, including policymakers, health administrators, individual providers, specialists in issues of the older American, researchers, educators, and students.

Medical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issues Publisher: National Academies Press Publication Date: 01/01/1990 ISBN-13: 9780309042307  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

Kathleen N. Lohr, Editor; Committee to Design a Strategy for Quality Review and Assurance in Medicare, Institute of Medicine

More books by Institute of Medicine

More books by Committee to Design a Strategy for Quality Review and Assurance in Medicare

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Food Insecurity & Disease
(Hardback)
Rubem Dalca
 
 
£160.99
 

Currently out of stock

HCPCS Level II 2018 Professional Edition
(Spiral spine)
American Medical Association
 
 
£102.00
 

Currently out of stock

Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health
(Paperback)
Roger Detels; Martin Gulliford;...
 
 
£145.00
 
The Whole Brain Diet: the microbiome...
(Paperback)
Raphael Kellman
 
 
£14.99
 
Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Buddhism & Meditation
23/11/2017

Stressed? Carmelo from our Charing Cross Road flagship shop has just the thing.

The Satisfaction of a Good Puzzle
21/11/2017

Alex Bellos extols the virtues of the puzzle, especially those from the great puzzle masters of Japan, and selects some of his favourite puzzle books.

#FoylesFive: Swap Snowflakes for Stardust
17/11/2017

Swap snowflakes for stardust this Christmas with some recommends that are out of this world, from Jamie-Lee from our Birmingham branch.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd