Health Insurance: Enrollment, Benefits, Funding, and Other Characteristics of State High-Risk Health Insurance Pools
- Appendix VII: GAO Contact and Staff Acknowledgments. // GAO Reports;8/10/2011, p48
An appendix is presented of the U.S. Government Accounting Office (GAO) staff and contact who contributed to the report including John E. Dicken, Laurie Pachter, and Patricia Roy.
- The way to go at GAO. // Hill;3/31/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 35, p16
The author reflects on the selection of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) Comptroller General by U.S. President Barack Obama in 2010.
- COMPTROLLER GENERAL TO RESIGN. // Strategic Finance;Mar2008, Vol. 89 Issue 9, p21
The article announces that David M. Walker has resigned as the comptroller general of the U.S. and head of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) and was appointed the president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation.
- Uneasy agents of health care rationing. Albertson, David // Employee Benefit News;May99, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p9
Editorial. Comments on the article `Government Does Indeed Ration Health Care,' by Richard Lamm. Arguments raised by Lamm; Health insurance status of United States people; Issue on the proposed patient-rights legislation.
- Purchasing health care and value. Bard, Mark R. // Workforce;Jan1998, Vol. 77, p92
Presents ways employers would be able to define and measure health plans in the United States. Definition of value in health care; Consideration of health plans' effectiveness; Availability; Cost of care; Customer satisfaction ratings; Health education and promotion; Provision of incentives to...
- The Health Care Malaise. Lachnit, Carroll // Workforce;Jul2002, Vol. 81 Issue 7, p10
Discusses the National Survey on Health Care sponsored by National Public Radio, the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Kennedy School of Government at the Harvard University in the U.S. Views of employees on health insurance; Percentage of employees who have a harder time getting a good price...
- Now is the time. Petitte, Karen // Modern Physician;01/29/2001, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p22
Editorial. Emphasizes the need to develop a national dialogue on the growing number of people in the United States who lack health insurance. Actions taken by the Bush administration on health issues; Proposals of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians...
- Stepping up to a universal plate. Conn, Joseph // Modern Physician;Oct2002, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p11
Discusses the views of the Healthcare Leadership Council regarding the role of the private sector in helping solve problems related to health insurance coverage of uninsured people in the U.S. Background on the number of uninsured people in the country; Details of uninsured employees in the...
- Health Care Headlines. // PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy;Nov2002, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p9
Reports on the increase of people with and without health insurance in the U.S. Number of uninsured; Percentage of people with employment-based health insurance; Portion of uninsured children.