TITLE

Recuperative Efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Fugazy, Danielle
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;4/6/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on funding set aside for healthcare spending as part of U.S. President Barack Obama's stimulus package. The actual amount allotted for healthcare-related programs is approximately 150 billion U.S. dollars but this includes non-specific ancillary spending. Although some parts of the legislation have been praised, such as increased investment in healthcare information technology, other parts were criticized as short-term fix rather than long-term solutions.
ACCESSION #
44127691

 

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