TITLE

To ration or not to ration?

AUTHOR(S)
Shapiro, Joseph P.
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/10/92, Vol. 113 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the rights of the disabled clash with major medical reform. Urging for President George Bush to oppose Oregon's health-care-rationing experiment; Details of the attempt to reform the US health-care system; The Bush administration decided to force Oregon to resolve the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) violations; Difficulty trying to reach consensus on health-care reform; Background on ADA's effect on health-care reforms; More.
ACCESSION #
9208102278

 

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