TITLE

Health-care reform's poor track record

AUTHOR(S)
Schorr, Daniel
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;7/16/99, Vol. 91 Issue 161, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the history of health-care reform. How the Clinton administration produced a health-insurance scheme; Patients' bill of rights; Medicare and Medicaid; How voter consciousness is increasing and that health care will be important in the year 2000.
ACCESSION #
2030098

 

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