TITLE

Heal Thyself

AUTHOR(S)
Mukherjee, Siddhartha
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;9/17/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 12, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the medical care facilities and policies in the United States. Information on the patients' bill of rights in the country; Involvement of physicians Charlie Norwood, Greg Ganske and Bill Frist in advocating the bill of rights; View that these physicians come from a highly privileged and specialized background, unlike the majority of primary health care providers; Need for doctors to play a role in health care reform; Ignorance of the inadequacy of health care networks for poor people.
ACCESSION #
5133213

 

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