TITLE

Response

AUTHOR(S)
Emily#Friedman
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Summer2005, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on strategies offered to remediate problems addressing the widespread of medically uninsured persons in the U.S. Offers of tax credits and other incentives for the employed uninsured; Incorporation of public and private health coverage; Expansion of health coverage and transformation of medical policies.
ACCESSION #
17255253

 

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