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The Resource Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post

Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post

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Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all
Title
Landmark
Title remainder
the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all
Statement of responsibility
the staff of the Washington Post
Title variation
  • Inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all
  • America's new health care law and what it means for us all
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an introduction to the federal health care law passed in March, 2010, explaining the provisions of the legislation and discussing its implications for consumers, employers, insurers, and the medical establishment
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Washington post (Washington, D.C. : 1974)
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
PublicAffairs reports
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  • United States.
  • Medical care
  • Health insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Health services accessibility
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Health care reform
  • Medical laws and legislation
Label
Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post
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Publication
Copyright
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Includes index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. How we got here. The call of history: "We're gonna get this done" -- The house of Pelosi: deals and betrayals -- The power of one: Lieberman blocks the way -- The rescue: Obama's last chance -- pt. II. What it means for us all. The best, the worst, the future -- Priority one: expanding coverage -- The individual mandate: how it will work -- The insurers: more customers, more restrictions -- The insured: it's status quo, for now -- Under thirty: joining the system, like it or nor -- The Medicare changes: dollars and doughnuts -- Long-term care: a new national option -- Delivery of care: breaking bad habits -- On the front lines: how medical practice will change -- Preventive measures: more carrots and more sticks -- In the workplace: what it means for employers -- Medicaid's expansion: the impact on the states -- Paying for it: taxes, penalties, and spending cuts -- The abortion fight: what the compromise means -- The rest of the story: mental health, dental and more -- Judging success -- pt. III. The law. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act -- The Health Care & Education Reconciliation Act
Control code
574188449
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781586489342
Lccn
2010926717
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
pt. I. How we got here. The call of history: "We're gonna get this done" -- The house of Pelosi: deals and betrayals -- The power of one: Lieberman blocks the way -- The rescue: Obama's last chance -- pt. II. What it means for us all. The best, the worst, the future -- Priority one: expanding coverage -- The individual mandate: how it will work -- The insurers: more customers, more restrictions -- The insured: it's status quo, for now -- Under thirty: joining the system, like it or nor -- The Medicare changes: dollars and doughnuts -- Long-term care: a new national option -- Delivery of care: breaking bad habits -- On the front lines: how medical practice will change -- Preventive measures: more carrots and more sticks -- In the workplace: what it means for employers -- Medicaid's expansion: the impact on the states -- Paying for it: taxes, penalties, and spending cuts -- The abortion fight: what the compromise means -- The rest of the story: mental health, dental and more -- Judging success -- pt. III. The law. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act -- The Health Care & Education Reconciliation Act
Control code
574188449
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9781586489342
Lccn
2010926717
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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