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Author Reid, T. R.
Title The healing of America : a global quest for better, cheaper, and fairer health care / T.R. Reid.
Publication Info. New York : Penguin Press, c2009.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  362.1 R    IN LIBRARY
Description 277 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-267) and index.
Contents Prologue: A moral question -- A quest for two cures -- Different models, common principles -- The paradox -- France : the vital card -- Germany : "applied Christianity" -- Japan : Bismarck on rice -- The U.K. : universal coverage; no bills -- Canada : "sorry to keep you waiting" -- Out of pocket -- Too big to change? -- An apple a day -- The first question -- Major surgery -- Appendix: The best health care system in the world.
Subject National health services.
Health insurance -- United States.
Medical policy -- United States.
Health care reform -- United States.
Medical care -- United States.
Added Title Global quest for better, cheaper, and fairer health care
ISBN 9781594202346
1594202346