Chapman, Steve; Leach, William D.
October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/17/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 42, p25
Trade Publication
The article presents the views of columnists Steve Chapman and William D. Leach on issues related to the U.S. healthcare system.


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