Confronting the Barriers to Health Care Reform
Sheran, Kathy, Creative Nursing
Reforming health care is made more difficult when attention is successfully directed away from the root causes of increasing health care disparity and inflation. This article challenges nurses to accept an active role in health care reform as a part of professional responsibility.
It is my intent, through this article, to challenge nurses to think about our contribution to the problems we face in health care. I will encourage us to consider our role in reform. In addition, I will discuss how big business dominates and interferes with the goal of reform. I will implore nurses to be more deliberate about retaining their role as a trusted voice for reform. I will discuss the …
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Publication information: Article title: Confronting the Barriers to Health Care Reform. Contributors: Sheran, Kathy - Author. Journal title: Creative Nursing. Volume: 18. Issue: 1 Publication date: January 1, 2012. Page number: 25+. © Springer Publishing Company 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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