TITLE

Health care fix

AUTHOR(S)
Dorrien, Gary
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Christian Century;7/14/2009, Vol. 126 Issue 14, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses how a single-payer insurance system is not being considered for U.S. health care reforms. He suggests a single-payer system could function like Medicaid but would not violate the Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution or constitute socialized medicine. He comments on how private health insurance companies exclude some people from coverage. He notes U.S. President Barack Obama's views regarding health care reform and comments on the need for a public health insurance plan.
ACCESSION #
43098075

 

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