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HLTH 3110 Current Issues in Healthcare Policy and Practice: Welcome & Course Readings

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HLTH 3110 Course Readings

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Bauer, A. M., Thielke, S. M., Katon, W., Unützer, J., & Areán, P. (2014). Aligning health information technologies with effective service delivery models to improve chronic disease care. Preventive medicine, 66, 167-172

Corscadden, L., Levesque, J. F., Lewis, V., Strumpf, E., Breton, E., & Russell, G. (2018). Factors associated with multiple barriers to access to primary care: An international analysis. International Journal for Equity in Health, 17, 17 – 28. doi: 10.1186/s12939-018-0740-1

Hearld, L. R., Alexander, J. A., Beich, J., Mittler, J. N., & O’Hora, J. L. (2012). Barriers and strategies to align stakeholders in healthcare alliances. American Journal of Managed Care, 18, S148 – S155.

Le, S.T. & Hsia, R.Y. (2016). Community characteristics associated with where urgent care centers are located: A cross-sectional analysis. BMJ Open, 6(4):e010663. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010663.

Levine, D.M. & Linder J.A. (2016). Retail clinics shine a harsh light on the failure of primary care access. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 31 (3), 260-262.

Makary, M. A. & Daniel, M. (2016). Medical error – the third leading cause of death in the U.S. BMJ Online, 353. doi:10.1136/bmj.i2139

McLean, S., Sheikh, A., Cresswell , K., Nurmatov, U., Mukherejee, M., Hemmi, A., & Pagliari, C. (2013). The impact of telehealthcare on the quality and safety of care: A systematic overview, PLoS ONE, 8(8), e71238. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0071238.

Vogenberg, F.R. & Santilli, J. (2018). Healthcare trends for 2018. American Health Drug Benefits, 11(1), 48-54.

Wong, C. A., Bain, A., Polsky, D., Merchant, R. M., Antwi, Y. A., Slap, G., ... & Ford, C. A. (2017). The use and out-of-pocket cost of urgent care clinics and retail-based clinics by adolescents and young adults compared with children. Journal of Adolescent Health, 60(1), 107-112.

Other Readings

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