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Patients first: A 21st century promise to ensure quality and affordable health coverage

United States

Patients first: A 21st century promise to ensure quality and affordable health coverage

joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Health and the Subcommittee ... Congress, first session, June 28, 2001

by United States

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Published by For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicare,
  • Claims administration

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9776162M
    ISBN 100160663024
    ISBN 109780160663024

    In addition, the co-chairs ensured that the perspectives of patients and other key stakeholders outlined in the 21 st Century Cures Act were identified during the first round of review. Subsequently, the co-chairs discussed the identified individuals to select the best well-rounded and diverse candidates for the subcommittee.   Medicare’s history: Key takeaways. President Harry S Truman called for the creation of a national health insurance fund in ; President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare into law in ; In , million Americans received coverage through Medicare. Medicare spending is expected to account for 18% of total federal spending by ; .

      17 B. Andersson-Gäre and D. Neuhauser, “The Health Care Quality Journey of Jonkoping County Council, Sweden,” Quality Management in Health C no. 1 (): 2 –9. Crossref, Medline Cited by: Prologue: The great health reform debate of ended with a whimper, on the heels of an election that turned out the powerful Democratic majority in Cited by:

      The first decades of the 21st century have, like the many that came before, been difficult for black America, despite the election and re-election of our first black President. However, during the 21st century, the number of people 85 years or older will double between and On average, people now live a decade longer than they did when Medicare first became law in , and half of us will reach a time when we need assistance with everyday LTSS, such as assistance with eating, dressing and bathing, or preparing.


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