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

Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, ©2010.
Series: PublicAffairs reports.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9781586489342 1586489348
OCLC Number: 574188449
Notes: Includes index.
Description: viii, 277 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
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.
Series Title: PublicAffairs reports.
Other Titles: 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
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