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Poor people's medicine : Medicaid and American charity care since 1965 / Jonathan Engel.

Author/Creator:
Engel, Jonathan.
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 318 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Medicaid -- History.
Medicare -- History.
Poor -- Medical care.
Health services accessibility.
Medical subjects:
Medicaid -- history.
Health Policy -- United States.
Health Services Accessibility -- United States.
Poverty -- United States.
Contents:
Antecedents: poverty and early poverty care programs
Precursors to Medicare and Medicaid
War on poverty and the genesis of Medicaid
Hard-to-reach groups
Redefining health
Charity care and comprehensive reform under Nixon
Health planning and community medicine in the 1970s
Health and welfare reform in the Carter White House
Block grants and the new federalism
Recovering the cuts, managed care, and comprehensive reform
Managed Medicaid, AIDS, and the Clinton health bill.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-302) and index.
ISBN:
0822336839 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822336952 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
61167777
Publisher Number:
9780822336952 (pbk.)
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