TITLE

Obama's health law at six months: survival is not assured

AUTHOR(S)
Woodward, Cal
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/5/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 14, p1498
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the aspects of the health care reform by U.S. President Barack Obama and his administration since it had been implemented for six months. It notes that under the enacted health care law, insurance companies are no longer allowed to set limitations on benefits among new health plan holders and deny sick family members with the insurance coverage. An issue still remained to the federal government's control over health care such as making health insurance mandatory by 2014.
ACCESSION #
54709428

 

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