The debate on national health insurance... 80 years ago

Stewart Roberts, Charles
April 2013
Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings;Apr2013, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p144
Academic Journal
In this article the author reflects on his grandfather, physician Stewart R. Roberts, who lived between 1878 and 1941 and was a member of the Committee on the Cost of Medical Care and the Medical Advisory Board, two organizations which were concerned with health care in the U.S. in the 1930s. In the article the author offers his opinions on his grandfather's involvement in health care issues in the U.S. and on a debate on national health insurance which was seen in the U.S. in the 1930s.


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