The Resource Focus on your best health : smart guide to the health care you deserve, Glenda F. Newell ; Brenda B. Briggs, (electronic resource)

Focus on your best health : smart guide to the health care you deserve, Glenda F. Newell ; Brenda B. Briggs, (electronic resource)

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Focus on your best health : smart guide to the health care you deserve
Title
Focus on your best health
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smart guide to the health care you deserve
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Glenda F. Newell ; Brenda B. Briggs
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eng
Summary
Focus On YOUR BEST HEALTH provides those making health care decisions with a roadmap for successful outcomes. Strategies contained in this book demystify medical care by translating the obscure language of medicine, guiding savvy navigation of the heath care system, and promoting appropriate advocacy - showing where and how to get help. These physicians share their behind-the-scenes knowledge of how the system works to empower their readers. Glenda F. Newell, M.D. and Brenda B. Spriggs, M.D. draw on their combined clinical experiences from varied settings as academia, private practice, community clinics, and foundation model health plans to deliver practical and effective solutions to problems faced by health care consumers today. Focus On YOUR BEST HEALTH systematizes their passion for teaching patients to take charge and be purposeful about their health care needs. This book, a primer for those who want quality care, provides simple effective approaches that will promote positive results. Drs. Newell and Spriggs share sample vignettes, accumulated over their professional careers, in which coaching and/or advocacy made a positive difference in clinical outcomes for their clients and family members. Focus On YOUR BEST HEALTH combines the attributes of sound coaching and the practical value of a 'rugged guide' to patient survival in the medical trenches
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Midwest
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Newell, Glenda F
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Health planning
  • Right to health
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Focus on your best health : smart guide to the health care you deserve, Glenda F. Newell ; Brenda B. Briggs, (electronic resource)
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9781483505817
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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11734729
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Focus on your best health : smart guide to the health care you deserve, Glenda F. Newell ; Brenda B. Briggs, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781483505817
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11734729
Publisher number
MWT11734729
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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