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More than medicine : nurse practitioners and the problems they solve for patients, health care organizations, and the state / LaTonya J. Trotter.

Author/creator Trotter, LaTonya J. author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2020.
Copyright Notice ©2020
Descriptionxvii, 191 pages ; 24 cm.
Series The culture and politics of health care work
Culture and politics of health care work. ^A1047686
Contents Nursing's expertise -- From medical work to clinic work -- Organizational care work -- New boundaries, new relationships -- Gaining status, losing ground -- The contraction of social work -- The misrecognition of social problems.
Abstract "Shows how a group of nurse practitioners expand the medical encounter to include a mix of health, social, and coordination problems--illustrating the ways in which these providers are not just filling-in for absent physicians, but are filling in for the absence of the state in attending to the problems of poverty and unequal access to health care"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Trotter, LaTonya J. More than medicine Ithaca : ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press, 2020. 9781501748165
LCCN 2019026554
ISBN9781501748141 hardcover
ISBN1501748149 hardcover
ISBN9781501748158 paperback
ISBN1501748157 paperback
ISBNelectronic publication
ISBNelectronic book

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