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Health & Health Care

Reference Books on this Topic

The Dartmouth atlas of health care / the Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School.

REF G1201.E5 D3 1996

Health at a glance 2009 : OECD indicators

REF RA407.5.O4 H43 2009

The health care system / Barbara Wexler

REF RA395.A3 W47 2009

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Web Sites on this Topic

Health Workforce Studies
Studies of the size and demand for healthcare workers including physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others. From the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

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Find Books on this Topic

To find books in the Rider library collection on this and related subtopics, go to the online catalog's Subject search page and enter (or cut and paste) any of the following subject headings.

Medical Care United States

Then click on one of the more specific subject terms to see lists of books on each of those topics.

Databases on This Topic

Market research and other information on the Health Care Industry can be found in the following databases.


IBISWorld is a collection of industry profiles that are detailed down to small industries.  Each profile has general statistics and includes analysis.  The profiles are for the U.S. but the analysis can apply internationally.  First place to look for industry information.ce.

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier includes access to international Datamonitor industry profiles.  These industry profiles are data-intensive with not a lot of analysis.  Recommended as an additional source. Funded by the New Jersey State Library and the New Jersey Knowledge Initiative

Standard and Poor's Net Advantage

Net Advantage combines eleven of the investor information products from Standard and Poor's.
These products are: Bond Guide; Corporation Records; Dividend Record; Earnings Guide;
Industry Surveys; Mutual Fund Reports; the Outlook; Register of North America; Stock Guide; Stock Reports.
This database replaces the subscription to the print version formerly found in Moore Library.


First Research industry reports are available in ABI-INFORM.  Search for your industry, then click on "Reports" on the right-hand side to see the list. The division of industries is different from IBIS-World and S & P so it's worthwhile to look.