Solovy, Alden
December 2007
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2007, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p28
Trade Publication
The article discusses the tendency of U.S. citizens to avoid seeking medical care due to financial concerns. Millions of medically uninsured individuals ask themselves if they can somehow take care of the problem by avoiding the expense of entering the health care system. The medical care system in the U.S. was built by local activists, men and women who believed that every thriving community needed a hospital to provide care for its citizens and charity care for its poor.


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