August 2009
hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Aug2009, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p100
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The article reports on the impact of the economic downturn on insurance coverage and access to health care in the U.S. It mentions that it caused the difficulties to low income households to pay their health care compared to high-income households. It states that it attributed the sharp increased postponement and cancellations of health care. It adds that it accounted to hospitals declining revenue and difficulty in acquiring timely payment for services.


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