Bradley Chalkers IS the oldest kid in the fifth grade. He tells enormous lies. He picks fights with girls. No one likes him--except Carla, the new school counselor. She thinks Bradley is sensitive and generous, and knows that Bradley could change, if only he weren't afraid to try. But when you feel like the most-hated kid in the whole school, believing in yourself can be the hardest thing in the world. . . .
This book is the first volume in a completely new public health book series, edited by the Institute of Health Economics (IHE) in Edmonton, Canada. <p> Written by leading experts in the field, <i>Financing Health Care: New Ideas for a Changing Society</i> offers a comprehensive overview of possible health care financing from an international perspective. <p> Starting with various funding methods, this important reference work also features sections on different health care payment and purchasing mechanisms, as well as equity issues. <p> This book is an invaluable resource for all medical and allied health professionals, and those working in health care industries, insurance, and economics.