Diary of a Wimpy Healthcare Bill

deMoro, Rose Ann
March 2010
National Nurse;Mar2010, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p17
The article focuses on the author's view on the healthcare reform bill in the U.S. She mentions several provisions of the bill including capability of individual states to expand medical care, expansion of government-funded Medicaid and increased funding for community health centers. She cites also the failure of the bill in addressing some issues including the lack of standard benefits package, loopholes in insurance reforms and inadequate healthcare cost controls for individuals and families.


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