TITLE

Caring for the poor: The new reality

AUTHOR(S)
Alper, Philip R.
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Primary Care Weekly;9/18/95, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on the provision of care to the poor by physicians in the context of Medicaid, Medicare and health maintenance organizations (HMO). Charity care as a tradition; Establishment of Medicaid and Medicare as a means of mandating equal treatment for all; HMOs as competitive businesses.
ACCESSION #
9510034745

 

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