The rapidly changing health care environment has created a sudden and dramatic evolution in the paradigm of health care.
In changing from an acute care/illness model to one of wellness/prevention, the health care industry is being reshaped in significant ways.
Perinatal services have been the first of those affected, with substantial reductions in the length of hospital stays and expansive penetration by managed care insurers.
This article presents an overview of the major forces of change and outlines expectations for further opportunities in perinatal nursing.
Mots-clés Pascal : Gestation, Accouchement, Soin, Périnatal, Economie santé, Puériculture, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme, Femelle, Nouveau né
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Pregnancy, Delivery, Care, Perinatal, Health economy, Puericulture, United States, North America, America, Human, Female, Newborn
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0325533
Code Inist : 002B20G01. Création : 10/04/1997.