TITLE

If it Quacks Like a Duck

AUTHOR(S)
Levett, Coral
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Sep2013, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the privatization of public hospitals in Australia. Topics covered include the opinion of journalist Donna Smith and Australian National University School of Political Science and International Relations adjunct fellow Gwendolyn Gray on the issue and contrasting opinion of neoliberalists and social liberalists on the role of the government in health care delivery.
ACCESSION #
89969373

 

Related Articles

  • Good maternity care for all. Edwards, Nadine; Murphy-Lawless, Jo // AIMS Journal;2014, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p5 

    No abstract available.

  • DEFENDING HEALTH CARE FOR ALL. Mohle, Beth // Queensland Nurse;Jun2013, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p3 

    The author reflects on the privatisation of public hospitals and health services in Queensland, Australia. She states that 'Our public hospitals are not for sale' campaign is to oppose health care access for all based on their need and incapability of paying. She also mentions that most people...

  • NHS leaders and major service change. Leech, Darren; Willis, Rob // British Journal of Healthcare Management;Jul2014, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p310 

    No abstract available.

  • Personal health budgets: enabling greater choice. Scott-Smith, Heidi // British Journal of Nursing;6/25/2015, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p622 

    The article provides information on personal health budgets, health services accessibility and the National Health Services in Great Britain, and medical care costs. The author comments on quality of life, well being of patients, and the relationships between medical personnel and patient. Other...

  • Restricting access to the NHS for migrants is wrong. van Ginneken, Ewout; Keith, Lilana // BMJ: British Medical Journal;6/20/2015, Vol. 350 Issue 8013, ph3056 

    The article discusses issues relating to National Health Service (NHS) access of migrants in Great Britain. Topics explored include the implementation of a new policy which involves payment of NHS hospital care surcharge by individuals outside the European Economic Area (EEA) region, the way the...

  • Rethinking the private–public mix in health care: analysis of health reforms in Israel during the last three decades. Filc, Dani; Davidovitch, Nadav // Journal of Health Services Research & Policy;Oct2016, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p249 

    Objectives To analyse the process of health care privatization using the case of Israeli health care reforms during the last three decades. Methods We used mixed methods including quantitative analysis of trends in health expenditures in Israel and qualitative critical analysis of documents...

  • The Brazilian Association of Nursing in the uncompromising defense of the Brazilian Unifi ed Health System. Alvarez, Angela Maria // Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem;Mar/Apr2015, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p165 

    The author reflects on the various aspects of the Brazilian Association of Nursing in the uncompromising defense of the Brazilian Unified Health System. Details about the 8th Brazilian National Health Conference, which gathered the Brazilian Association of Nursing are provided. Also discussed is...

  • What is the status quo of South Africa's National Health Insurance pilot project? Ogunbanjo, Gboyega // South African Family Practice;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p301 

    The author reflects on the condition of the National Health Insurance (NHI) pilot project, a national health service (NHS)-equivalent scheme which was launched in April 2012 in South Africa. He states that the project has been developed to ensure that the public will receive affordable and...

  • Money to be made from the sick and dying. Holmes, Brett // Lamp;Nov2014, Vol. 71 Issue 10, p20 

    The article presents the author's perspectives on the role of private health care sectors in funding improvements to health care industries in New South Wales (NSW). The author considers the benefits of the Northern Beaches Hospital projects which mandates nurse-to-patient ratios among regional...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics