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The Resource Power, politics, and universal health care : the inside story of a century-long balttle, by Stuart H. Altman and David Shactman

Power, politics, and universal health care : the inside story of a century-long balttle, by Stuart H. Altman and David Shactman

Label
Power, politics, and universal health care : the inside story of a century-long balttle
Title
Power, politics, and universal health care
Title remainder
the inside story of a century-long balttle
Statement of responsibility
by Stuart H. Altman and David Shactman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.10973
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A3
LC item number
.A485 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Power, politics, and universal health care : the inside story of a century-long balttle, by Stuart H. Altman and David Shactman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nixon comes close : our plan looks like a slam dunk, but ends with just a dunk -- Clinton chooses wrong : the colossal defeat of managed competition -- The past foreshadows the present : early attempts with little success -- The Hill-Burton program : how America's uninsured poor got a right to free hospital care -- The three-layer cake : Lyndon Johnson, Wilbur Mills, and the epic battle to enact medicare -- Oops! the brief life and death of medicare catastrophic -- Ted Kennedy and the Republican Congress : HIPAA and SCHIP add two more pieces to the puzzle -- The unlikely saga of the medicare prescription drug benefit -- Controlling health costs : many attempts but few successes -- The last 20 years : health care spending keeps growing -- Obama develops his plan -- Early players and done deals -- Baucus, Grassley, and the gang of six -- The summer of death panels -- The speaker carries the day -- The Senate and the Christmas Eve health bill -- Success at last -- How he did it : a political strategy learned from history -- The future is cost control
Control code
1317964
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
429 pages
Isbn
9781616144562
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1317964
  • (Sirsi) 1317964
  • (OCoLC)723034634
Label
Power, politics, and universal health care : the inside story of a century-long balttle, by Stuart H. Altman and David Shactman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nixon comes close : our plan looks like a slam dunk, but ends with just a dunk -- Clinton chooses wrong : the colossal defeat of managed competition -- The past foreshadows the present : early attempts with little success -- The Hill-Burton program : how America's uninsured poor got a right to free hospital care -- The three-layer cake : Lyndon Johnson, Wilbur Mills, and the epic battle to enact medicare -- Oops! the brief life and death of medicare catastrophic -- Ted Kennedy and the Republican Congress : HIPAA and SCHIP add two more pieces to the puzzle -- The unlikely saga of the medicare prescription drug benefit -- Controlling health costs : many attempts but few successes -- The last 20 years : health care spending keeps growing -- Obama develops his plan -- Early players and done deals -- Baucus, Grassley, and the gang of six -- The summer of death panels -- The speaker carries the day -- The Senate and the Christmas Eve health bill -- Success at last -- How he did it : a political strategy learned from history -- The future is cost control
Control code
1317964
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
429 pages
Isbn
9781616144562
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011019051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1317964
  • (Sirsi) 1317964
  • (OCoLC)723034634

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