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Health care policy in the United States

by Mueller, Keith J.

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical policy -- United States,
    • Medical economics -- Government policy -- United States,
    • Health Policy -- United States,
    • Delivery of Health Care -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-209) and index.

      StatementKeith J. Mueller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 M84 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 216 p. :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1406902M
      ISBN 100803231733
      LC Control Number93015252

        Federal health care policy was designed, both implicitly and explicitly, to exclude black Americans. As a result, they faced an array of inequities — including statistically shorter, sicker. care system and an average healthcare system in the industrialized world. 4. Discuss the major issues faced by the U.S. healthcare system. 5. Discuss the rising costs of care and its major components. 6. Discuss the problem of access and lack of universal healthcare coverage in the United States. 7.

      Health care in the United States is provided by many distinct organizations. Health care facilities are largely owned and operated by private sector businesses. 58% of community hospitals in the United States are non-profit, 21% are government-owned, and 21% are for-profit. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the United States spent $9, on health care per capita, and % on. Health Care Policy and Opinion in the United States and Canada examines these perceptions and their effects using an extensive cross-national survey made up of two public opinion polls of over 3, respondents from the US and Canada. The book first develops a rigorous and detailed explanation of the factors that contribute to levels of.

      While most histories of US health care emphasize failed policy reforms, Health Care for Some looks at the system from the ground up in order to examine how rationing is experienced by ordinary Americans and how experiences of rationing have led to claims for a right to health care. By taking this approach, Hoffman puts a much-needed human face on a topic that is too often dominated by talking. Full committee hearing on health care reform: in a struggling economy, what's on the horizon for small business?: Committee on Small Business, United States House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, hearing held February 4,


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