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On the Road Again

Frederick M. Barken

in Out of Practice: Fighting for Primary Care Medicine in America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449765
eISBN:
9780801460609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449765.003.0007
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter reflects on the importance of home visits as part of a primary care physician's job. It explains how a home visit used to be intimate and personal care by a physician for a patient, long ... More


Between Home and State: Care Workers and Labor Strategy for the New Open-Shop Era of Trumplandia

Jennifer Klein

in Labor in the Time of Trump

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501746598
eISBN:
9781501746611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501746598.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter also tackles how to build power under challenging conditions. It analyzes the case of home health care, which stands outside New Deal labor laws and is one of the largest and ... More


Health Care Output and Prices in the Producer Price Index

Dennis Fixler and Mitchell Ginsburg

in Medical Care Output and Productivity

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226132266
eISBN:
9780226132303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226132303.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Within the context of the Producer Price Index (PPI), the health care sector is viewed as containing the following service and manufacturing industries: hospital and related services, physicians, ... More


Introduction

Sherry N. Mong

in Taking Care of Our Own: When Family Caregivers Do Medical Work

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751448
eISBN:
9781501751479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751448.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter gives a brief introduction of the significance of the work of caregivers and what it's like to work as a caregiver. It talks about the debate over home health care. The “home care is ... More


Who Pays?

Sherry N. Mong

in Taking Care of Our Own: When Family Caregivers Do Medical Work

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751448
eISBN:
9781501751479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751448.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter talks about the different medical care programs available in the United States. Medicare and Medicaid were both created in 1965 and are administered by the U.S. Department of Health and ... More


The Concentration of Medical Spending: An Update

David M. Cutler and Ellen Meara (eds)

in Themes in the Economics of Aging

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226902845
eISBN:
9780226903330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226903330.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

This chapter aims to document how trends in spending by age have changed among elderly Medicare beneficiaries in the last decade and to reconcile the decline in disability rates with rapid increases ... More


Employer Proselytization

Raymond F. Gregory

in Encountering Religion in the Workplace: The Legal Rights and Responsibilities of Workers and Employers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449543
eISBN:
9780801460746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449543.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter examines the legal issues surrounding an employer's proselytization of its employees. When an employer engages in proselytizing of its employees, it may be violating Title VII because ... More


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