Task Force: Detroit Health Care Needs 'Safety Net' Agency

Carvlin, Elizabeth
August 2003
Bond Buyer;8/06/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31693, p30
Trade Publication
Reports that task force formed to help Detroit Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan for better care of indigent population in Wayne County, Michigan has set up a dead line to form an authority Detroit Wayne County Health Authority to oversee countywide health care. Facilities that the authority will provide; Other recommendations of the task force.


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