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economics of health care in Asia-Pacific countries

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care -- Asia -- Congresses.,
  • Medical care -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.,
  • Medical economics -- Asia -- Congresses.,
  • Medical economics -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Teh-Wei Hu and Chee-Ruey Hsieh.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesAcademia studies in Asian economies
    ContributionsHu, Teh-Wei., Hsieh, Chee-Ruey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 273 p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22000961M
    ISBN 101840649291

      WASHINGTON (AP) — The global health crisis is taking a nasty political turn with tensions worsening between governments locked down to keep the coronavirus at bay and people yearning to restart stalled economies and forestall fears of a depression.. Protesters worrying about their livelihoods and bucking infringements on their freedom took to the streets .   Health care workers were already in short supply in many rich countries. But the coronavirus pandemic may yield new approaches to telemedicine and staff recruitment. Courtesy of Carolyn GrantAuthor: Lenora Chu. traditional health care, and home/family-based care. A health system also includes other related activities, such as medical research and development. In many developing countries health services are often ineffective, with the result that hundreds of millions of the world’s poor do not have access to the public health and personal care they File Size: KB.


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This book presents quantitative research on various aspects of health care reform and health policy in Asia-Pacific countries such as China, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and the US – nations diverse in their economic development, social demographic structure and health care expenditures.

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This book presents quantitative research on various aspects of health care reform and health policy in Asia-Pacific countries such as China, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and the US - nations diverse in their economic development, social demographic structure and health care expenditures.

The book's main topic for discussion is the role of both government and health. This book presents quantitative research on various aspects of health care reform and health policy in Asia-Pacific countries such as China, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and the US - Read more.

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Ensuring quality health care for everyone is essential, it says, primarily because it prevents suffering, but also since it helps to boost economic productivity. Furthermore, failing to treat sick people results in increased financial pressure on families and health systems which amounts to trillions of dollars each year, the report notes.