4 edition of Health care in big cities found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Leslie H. W. Paine.|
|LC Classifications||RA394 .H4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||368 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||368|
|LC Control Number||78007783|
Enabling access to quality health care is a priority for every big city health department. In some cities, this is accomplished by providing high-quality safety-net clinical services, connecting people to children's public health insurance or Medicaid, or monitoring and reporting the quality of health care in the jurisdiction.
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