By Ms. Bonnie Lefkowitz
This publication tells the tale of 1 groundbreaking method of drugs that assaults the matter by way of concentrating on the health of entire neighborhoods. considering the fact that their construction through the Sixties, group well-being facilities have served the desires of the negative within the tenements of latest York, the colonias of Texas, the operating type neighborhoods of Boston, and the dust farms of the South. As items of the civil rights stream, the early facilities supplied not just fundamental and preventive care, yet additionally social and environmental companies, financial improvement, and empowerment.
Bonnie Lefkowitz-herself a veteran of neighborhood health and wellbeing administration-explores the program's not going transformation from a small and beleaguered demonstration attempt to a community of just about a thousand glossy wellbeing and fitness care firms serving approximately 15 million humans. In a chain of non-public bills and interviews with nationwide leaders and dozens of future health care staff, sufferers, and activists in 5 groups around the usa, she exhibits how healthiness facilities have continued regardless of cynicism and inertia, the vagaries of politics, and ongoing discrimination.
Read Online or Download Community Health Centers: A Movement and the People Who Made It Happen (Critical Issues in Crime and Society) PDF
Similar medical administration & policy books
The rise in environmentally caused illnesses and the loosening of legislation and security measures have encouraged a tremendous problem to verified methods of taking a look at future health and the surroundings. groups with illness clusters, ladies dealing with a becoming breast melanoma occurrence price, and folks of colour all for the bronchial asthma epidemic became serious of biomedical versions that emphasize the position of genetic make-up and person way of life practices.
Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2012 im Fachbereich Medizin - Gesundheitswesen, Public future health, notice: 1,3, APOLLON Hochschule der Gesundheitswirtschaft in Bremen, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: „Der Mensch lebt von einem Viertel dessen, was once er isst, und von dem relaxation leben die Ärzte. “(aus dem alten Ägypten)Schon die alten Ägypter gingen davon aus, dass die Nahrungsmittel nicht immer gesund sind.
There's a transformation of fairness happening within the overall healthiness care with hospitals and healthiness platforms procuring health professional practices. As conventional medical institution constructions meet the entrepreneurial health care provider supervisor in today’s speedily altering atmosphere, a variety of transitional demanding situations are rising.
Comprehend the rules and functions of health and wellbeing promoting advent to overall healthiness advertising supplies scholars a operating wisdom of future health merchandising options and techniques and their program to well-being and well-being behaviors, with a unique emphasis at the philosophical and theoretical foundations of wellbeing and fitness advertising.
- Contagion and Chaos: Disease, Ecology, and National Security in the Era of Globalization (MIT Press)
- Research Methods in Health Promotion
- Managed Care: Neue Wege im Gesundheitsmanagement (German Edition)
- Climate Change and Public Health
- Endocrine Disruptors in the Environment
Additional resources for Community Health Centers: A Movement and the People Who Made It Happen (Critical Issues in Crime and Society)