TITLE

Health Care Reform -- Will the System Still Be Sick?

AUTHOR(S)
Erickson, Jan
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
National NOW Times;Spring2009, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the health care industry in the U.S. under the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama. A health care summit was held by Obama in early March 2009 at which members of Congress, unions, health care industry officials and policy experts discussed reform options. According to the Urban Institute, around 22,000 adults died in 2006 due to lack of health insurance. It mentions a health care reform bill being crafted by U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy.
ACCESSION #
38216466

 

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