Affordable Excellence: The Singapore Healthcare Story

3.45 avg rating
( 58 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780815724162: Affordable Excellence: The Singapore Healthcare Story

This is the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Singapore ranks sixth in the world in healthcare outcomes, yet spends proportionally less on healthcare than any other high-income country. This is the first book to set out a comprehensive system-level description of healthcare in Singapore, with a view to understanding what can be learned from its unique system design and development path.

The lessons from Singapore will be of interest to those currently planning the future of healthcare in emerging economies, as well as those engaged in the urgent debates on healthcare in the wealthier countries faced with serious long-term challenges in healthcare financing. Policymakers, legislators, public health officials responsible for healthcare systems planning, finance and operations, as well as those working on healthcare issues in universities and think tanks should understand how the Singapore system works to achieve affordable excellence.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

William A. Haseltine is President and Founder of ACCESS Health International dedicated to promoting access to high-quality affordable healthcare worldwide, and is President of the William A. Haseltine Foundation for Medical Sciences and the Arts. He was a Professor at Harvard Medical School and was the Founder and CEO of Human Genome Sciences.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Haseltine, William A.
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97808157241620000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

William A. Haseltine
Published by BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This is the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Singapore ranks sixth in the world in healthcare outcomes, yet spends proportionally less on healthcare than any other high-income country. This is the first book to set out a comprehensive system-level description of healthcare in Singapore, with a view to understanding what can be learned from its unique system design and development path. The lessons from Singapore will be of interest to those currently planning the future of healthcare in emerging economies, as well as those engaged in the urgent debates on healthcare in the wealthier countries faced with serious long-term challenges in healthcare financing. Policymakers, legislators, public health officials responsible for healthcare systems planning, finance and operations, as well as those working on healthcare issues in universities and think tanks should understand how the Singapore system works to achieve affordable excellence. Bookseller Inventory # AAN9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

William A. Haseltine
Published by BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 226 x 150 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This is the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Singapore ranks sixth in the world in healthcare outcomes, yet spends proportionally less on healthcare than any other high-income country. This is the first book to set out a comprehensive system-level description of healthcare in Singapore, with a view to understanding what can be learned from its unique system design and development path. The lessons from Singapore will be of interest to those currently planning the future of healthcare in emerging economies, as well as those engaged in the urgent debates on healthcare in the wealthier countries faced with serious long-term challenges in healthcare financing. Policymakers, legislators, public health officials responsible for healthcare systems planning, finance and operations, as well as those working on healthcare issues in universities and think tanks should understand how the Singapore system works to achieve affordable excellence. Bookseller Inventory # AAN9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

William A. Haseltine
Published by Brookings Institution
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brookings Institution. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Affordable Excellence: The Singapore Healthcare Story, William A. Haseltine, This is the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Singapore ranks sixth in the world in healthcare outcomes, yet spends proportionally less on healthcare than any other high-income country. This is the first book to set out a comprehensive system-level description of healthcare in Singapore, with a view to understanding what can be learned from its unique system design and development path. The lessons from Singapore will be of interest to those currently planning the future of healthcare in emerging economies, as well as those engaged in the urgent debates on healthcare in the wealthier countries faced with serious long-term challenges in healthcare financing. Policymakers, legislators, public health officials responsible for healthcare systems planning, finance and operations, as well as those working on healthcare issues in universities and think tanks should understand how the Singapore system works to achieve affordable excellence. Bookseller Inventory # B9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.59
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Haseltine, William A.
Published by Brookings Institution Press with the National University of Singapore Press (2013)
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brookings Institution Press with the National University of Singapore Press, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0815724160

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Haseltine, William A.
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0815724160. Bookseller Inventory # ST0815724160

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

William A. Haseltine
Published by Brookings Institution 2013-04-30, Washington DC (2013)
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brookings Institution 2013-04-30, Washington DC, 2013. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.75
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

William A. Haseltine
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; This is the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Singapore ranks sixth in the world in healthcare outcomes, yet spends proportionally less on healthcare t. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9780815724162_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 28.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.24
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

William A. Haseltine
Published by Brookings Institution (2013)
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brookings Institution, 2013. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # CE-9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 21.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Haseltine, William A.
Published by Brookings Institution
ISBN 10: 0815724160 ISBN 13: 9780815724162
New Softcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Brookings Institution. Book Condition: New. 2013. 1st Edition. Paperback. Tells the story of the Singapore healthcare system: how it works, how it is financed, its history, where it is going, and what lessons it may hold for national health systems around the world. Num Pages: 182 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FMS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 157 x 9. Weight in Grams: 338. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780815724162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 33.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book