4 edition of need for U.S. health reform found in the catalog.
by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington
Written in English
|Other titles||Need for US health reform.|
|Contributions||United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Aging. Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care.|
|LC Classifications||KF27.5 .A3 1992a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 169 p. :|
|Number of Pages||169|
|LC Control Number||92222164|
I was a college freshman from , and much more interested in Imperial Russian history than in modern U.S. politics. So I have no personal memories of the protracted health care reform debates that occurred in the halls of Congress or between ordinary Americans watching “Harry and Louise” advertisements on television (which I also Author: Kenneth Lin, MD. Health care managers are the missing link in debate over reform. Their skills and ideas are needed to sustain and improve upon multiple advances in the delivery of health care for the benefit of patients. An interview with HBS professor Richard M.J. Bohmer, MD, and an excerpt from his book Designing Care: Aligning the Nature and Management of.
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Get this from a library! The need for U.S. health reform: uninsured and chronically ill Americans: joint hearing before the Select Committee on Aging and the Subcommittee on Health and Long-Term Care of the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, February 6, [United States. The fiscal and human impact of these issues have motivated reform proposals. U.S. healthcare costs were approximately $ trillion or nearly $10, per person on average in Major categories of expense include hospital care (32%), physician and clinical services (20%), and prescription drugs (10%).
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