ERIC Number: EJ421541
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
The Changing Health Care Environment and Its Impact on the Health Professions.
O'Neil, Edward H.
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, v54 n4 p353-57 Win 1990
Eight broad and significant trends in the health care environment are examined, including trends in demography, the economy, epidemiology, patterns of finance and delivery, science and technology, values, and higher education governance and institutional planning. Strategic accommodation of the changes is seen as necessary as the profession moves forward. (MSE)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, College Planning, Delivery Systems, Demography, Economic Change, Educational Change, Epidemiology, Governance, Health Services, Higher Education, Pharmaceutical Education, Professional Education, Social Change, Social Values, Technological Advancement, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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