TITLE

From Trickle Down to Paying Up: Making Money Talk

AUTHOR(S)
Hurley, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Winter98, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the article of health educator Tom Weil on attracting physicians to serve in poor communities. Insight provided by the article; Things that the paper and proposal failed to do; Justification of the proposal.
ACCESSION #
1323226

 

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