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The healing of America : a global quest for better, cheaper, and fairer health care

Author: T R Reid
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2009.
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"New York Times" bestselling author Reid shows how all the other industrialized democracies have achieved something the U.S. can't seem to do: provide health care for everybody at a reasonable cost.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Reid, T.R.
Healing of America.
New York : Penguin Press, 2009
(OCoLC)707066978
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T R Reid
ISBN: 9781594202346 1594202346
OCLC Number: 314597097
Description: 277 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: A quest for two cures --
Different models, common principles --
The paradox --
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.
Responsibility: T.R. Reid.

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"New York Times" bestselling author Reid shows how all the other industrialized democracies have achieved something the U.S. can't seem to do: provide health care for everybody at a reasonable cost.

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