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Old and Sick in AmericaThe Journey through the Health Care System$
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Muriel R. Gillick

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781469635248

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635248.001.0001

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The Lay of the Land

The Lay of the Land

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(p.23) Chapter Two The Lay of the Land
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Old and Sick in America
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Muriel R. Gillick M.D.

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469635248.003.0002

Medical practices differ in size, ownership, reimbursement, and structure. While the multispecialty group practices comes closest to achieving the geriatric ideal, the various models are more similar than different. They are all shaped by the same influences: the pharmaceutical industry, the medical device industry, the hospital system, government regulators, and Medicare.

Keywords:   Multispecialty group practice, Medical Home, Home visits, Comprehensive geriatric assessment, Patient satisfaction industry

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