TITLE

Why U.S. health care reform is so difficult

AUTHOR(S)
Achenbaum, W. Andrew
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the difficulty of achieving health care reform in the United States. Why promoting `the general welfare' is difficult in a country where progress is measured incrementally; Provisions of the Social Security Act of 1935; The Kerr-Mills Act (1960); Medicaid and Medicare; 1972 Social Security amendments; Americans with Disabilities Act (1992).
ACCESSION #
9410277553

 

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