Health Care

Curriculum for Culturally Responsive Health Care: The Step-by-Step Guide for Cultural Competence Training

Curriculum for Culturally Responsive Health Care: The Step-by-Step Guide for Cultural Competence Training by Jeffrey Ring
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1846192943 | 260 Pages | PDF | 3.35 MB
International Disaster Health Care: Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education

International Disaster Health Care: Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez
2017 | ISBN: 1771884878 | English | 300 pages | PDF | 11 MB

Ethics, Computing, and Medicine: Informatics and the Transformation of Health Care  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 23, 2017
Ethics, Computing, and Medicine: Informatics and the Transformation of Health Care

Kenneth W. Goodman - Ethics, Computing, and Medicine: Informatics and the Transformation of Health Care
Published: 1997-12-13 | ISBN: 0521464862, 0521469058 | PDF + DJVU | 192 pages | 4.84 MB
Russian and Soviet Health Care from an International Perspective: Comparing Professions, Practice and Gender, 1880-1960

Russian and Soviet Health Care from an International Perspective: Comparing Professions, Practice and Gender, 1880-1960 by Susan Grant
English | 22 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319441701 | 281 Pages | PDF | 2.43 MB

This collection compares Russian and Soviet medical workers – physicians, psychiatrists and nurses, and examines them within an international framework that challenges traditional Western conceptions of professionalism and professionalization through exploring how these ideas developed amongst medical workers in Russia and the Soviet Union.
Achieving Safe Health Care: Delivery of Safe Patient Care at Baylor Scott & White Health

Achieving Safe Health Care: Delivery of Safe Patient Care at Baylor Scott & White Health by Jan Compton
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1498732399 | 184 pages | PDF | 14,5 MB
Improving Primary Health Care Delivery in Nigeria: Evidence from Four States (World Bank Working Papers)

Improving Primary Health Care Delivery in Nigeria: Evidence from Four States (World Bank Working Papers) by World Bank
English | Apr. 28, 2010 | ISBN: 0821383116 | 122 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This paper, based on quantitative surveys at the level of primary health care facilities, health care personnel, and households in their vicinity, aims at understanding the performance of primary health care providers in four states in Nigeria. As possible ways to improve performance, the paper concludes that clearly defining lines of responsibility, implementing performance-based financing of local governments and providers, and collecting, analyzing, and sharing information are some options that can help realign incentives and improve accountability in the service delivery chain and service provision.

A Guide to Getting the Best Health Care for Your Child (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 18, 2017
A Guide to Getting the Best Health Care for Your Child (repost)

Roy Benaroch M.D., "A Guide to Getting the Best Health Care for Your Child"
2007 | ISBN: 0275993469 | 192 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Autonomy, Responsibility, and Health Care. Critical Reflections (English and German Edition)

Autonomy, Responsibility, and Health Care. Critical Reflections (English and German Edition) by Bogdan Olaru
English, German | Feb. 1, 2009 | ISBN: 9731997164 | 244 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book brings before the readers’ eyes the work of a group of dedicated researchers whose interest lies in moral philosophy and applied ethics. The contributors had the liberty to choose the application fields and the examples that best illustrate their arguments.

The World Health Report 2008: Primary Health Care Now More Than Ever  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 15, 2017
The World Health Report 2008: Primary Health Care Now More Than Ever

The World Health Report 2008: Primary Health Care Now More Than Ever by World Health Organization
English | Dec. 18, 2008 | ISBN: 9241563737 | 148 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

As nations seek to strengthen their health systems, they are increasingly looking to primary health care (PHC) to provide a clear and comprehensive sense of direction. The World Health Report 2008 analyzes how primary health care reforms, that embody the principles of universal access, equity and social justice, are an essential response to the health challenges of a rapidly changing world and the growing expectations of countries and their citizens for health and health care.

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers: Handbook  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Feb. 15, 2017
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers: Handbook

CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers: Handbook by American Red Cross
English | March 1, 2011 | ISBN: 1584804947 | 52 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers Handbook is part of the American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers program. By itself, it does not constitute complete and comprehensive training. Visit redcross.org to learn more about this program.