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The national health care crisis: an analysis of proposed solutions.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1537579     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The health care system in the United States faces a deepening crisis. Although the United States spends more on health care than any other industrialized nation, its citizens are less healthy and less satisfied with their health care than those in countries that spend less. This article provides an overview of the current crisis in the health care system, examines recent proposed solutions to reform the system, and analyzes these proposals in light of the values of professional social work.
Authors:
S Gorin; C Moniz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Health & social work     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0360-7283     ISO Abbreviation:  Health Soc Work     Publication Date:  1992 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-04-01     Completed Date:  1992-04-01     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7611528     Medline TA:  Health Soc Work     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  37-44     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of New Hampshire, Durham 03824-3596.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Health Care Costs
Health Services Accessibility / economics,  legislation & jurisprudence,  standards*
Humans
National Health Insurance, United States / economics,  legislation & jurisprudence,  standards*
Organizational Objectives
Social Work / organization & administration*
United States

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