Getzen’s 5th edition of Health Economics and Financing is a primer for the economic analysis of medical markets that engages the central. Health and medical professionals rely on Getzen for its engaging introduction to the economic analysis of medical markets. It is updated with. A practical primer to the dynamic field of health economics. Written by Thomas Getzen, a leading academic and practitioner, and currently Director of the.

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His consulting work has included employee benefit negotiations, projections of health care cost trends and premiums, laboratory diagnostics, risk assessment, and capital financing for managed care.

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Health Economics and Financing by Thomas E. Getzen

Table of contents Preface. Fundamentals and Flow of Funds. Investment cases along with a look at the ROI of specialty medical education are also presented. To ask other readers questions about Health Economics and Financingplease sign up. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Uniquely traces the flow of funds through the system to illustrate ownership and incentives. Emphasizes basic economic principles, instead of focusing equal attention on healthcare and economics.

Product details Format Fijancing pages Dimensions Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Description A primer for the economic analysis of medical markets, this book utilizes a flow of funds approach to investigate the sources and uses of financing as well as the incentives and organizational structure of the health care system.


Learn more about Enterprise Learning Solutions. Hardcoverpages. Gehzen, I am much more interested in the actual practice of medicine and health-related studies or work than in the “office work” so I tend to get a little bored by books about economics, finance, accounting, and so on. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions Jess Jacobs rated it really liked it Jan 01, The Wiley Advantage Builds Foundations: Getzen No preview available – Refresh and try again.

Suggestions for Further Reading. Getzen has written more than 80 papers in the field and serves ecnoomics the editorial board of the journal Health Economics.

And new C-B and CEA case studies help health and medical professionals see how to effectively apply the principles and concepts.

Health Economics and Financing, 5th Edition

Health Economics and Financing. Book ratings by Goodreads. Includes discussion and multiple choice questions with answers per chapter. Bridget Tyrka rated it liked it Dec 25, Emphasizes basic economic principles, instead of focusing equal attention on healthcare and economics.

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Health Economics and Financing Thomas E. Lauren rated it liked it Feb 18, Chapters focused on what is happening in US healthcare, and the consequences it will have on healthcare professionals, in relation to economics.

From inside the book. The Best Books of Description Health Economics and Financing serves as the perfect primer for finncing economic analysis of medical markets. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. I can easily recommend this book to anyone with an interest in health economics and financing, or healthcare management.


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Darshan-Josiah Barber rated it it was ok Sep 22, Request an Evaluation Copy for this title. Jan 29, Coma rated it really liked it. Compared to a previous text I’ve read, I find Getzen’s Health Economics and Financing a much better read and introduction to hsalth economics.