HEALTH CARE DELIVERY: A BACKGROUND RESOURCE PAPER FOR THE UPPER GREAT LAKES UNIVERSITY CONSORTIUM FOR TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH

The report provides resource material for use in the deliberations and work of the Council on Health Care Delivery, Upper Great Lakes University Consortium for Transportation Research. In addition to a general review of the geography and population of the Upper Great Lakes Region, there is discussion of four main problem areas as follows: Facilities--hospitals, clinics (mobile and fixed), nursing homes, types of care, transportation; Manpower--county health systems and physician availability, paramedical personnel (physicians' assistants, nurse practitioners, nurse-midwives), physical therapists, technicians, etc; Economics--financial support for health care and health care delivery systems; Coordination--of facilities, manpower and finances.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Michigan Technological University, Houghton

    College of Engineering
    Houghton, MI  USA  49931

    Department of Transportation

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Nelms, JDJ
    • Nordley, P M
  • Publication Date: 1974-1-29

Media Info

  • Pagination: 220 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00090182
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-OS-30096
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 22 1975 12:00AM