'Sick tax' would hurt everyone

Caner, Gary
June 2006
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p6
Trade Publication
A letter to the editor about a scheme proposed by New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine that would increase taxation on hospitals is presented.


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