ERIC Number: ED189279
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Health Manpower Literature, Volume 2, Number 2, December 1978.
Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Center for Medical Manpower Studies.
This booklet covering health manpower literature is divided into four sections. First, health manpower indicators are presented, such as estimated employment in selected potentially entry-level health occupations. Next follows a paper entitled "Regionalization of Health Insurance in Italy." The third section consists of five book abstracts, including "The Health Care Dilemma: Problems of Technology in Health Care Delivery,""A Manpower Policy for Primary Health Care," and "Promoting Health: Consumer Education and National Policy." Finally, the last section contains the abstracts of sixteen articles; some representative titles are Health Insurance: The Canadian Experience; A Pilot Study of the Initial Bargaining Demands by Newly-Organized Employees of Health Care Institutions; The National Labor Relations Act: The Health Care Amendments; Manpower Planning for Nurse Personnel; Work Load Management System Ensures Stable Nurse-Patient Ratio; An Effect of Organization of Medical Care Upon Health Manpower Distribution; Physicians and Non-physician Health Practitioners: The Characteristics of Their Practices and Their Relationships; and Continuing Education: An Approach Toward Structure and a Call for Help. A comprehensive list of current health articles and the titles of journals searched for health manpower literature are attached. (EM)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Collective Bargaining, Employment Patterns, Employment Potential, Employment Projections, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Foreign Countries, Health Insurance, Health Personnel, Health Services, Labor Legislation, Labor Supply, Literature Reviews, Policy Formation, Public Policy, Staff Utilization
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Authoring Institution: Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA. Center for Medical Manpower Studies.
Identifiers: Belgium; Canada; Italy; United States