TITLE

Survey: Americans want Congressional focus on health care

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
State Health Watch;Jan2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that most Americans believe that access to health care should be the top domestic priority of the U.S. Congress. In a survey sponsored by America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), a commanding majority favored reforms building on the current public-private system rather than implementing a new government-run system. AHIP proposes plan to expand access to health insurance to every American. The key elements of the plan are discussed.
ACCESSION #
23550377

 

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