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Title Who has the cure? : Hamilton Project ideas on health care / Jason Furman, editor
Published Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2008]


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Description vii, 277 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Universal, effective, and affordable health insurance : an economic imperative / Jason Furman and Robert E. Rubin -- Achieving universal coverage through Medicare part E(veryone) / Gerard F. Anderson and Hugh R. Waters -- Evolving beyond traditional employer-sponsored health insurance / Stuart M. Butler -- A comprehensive cure : the guaranteed health care access plan : a voucher-style reform / Ezekiel J. Emanuel and Victor R. Fuchs -- Taking Massachusetts national : incremental universalism for the United States / Jonathan Gruber -- Mending the Medicare prescription drug benefit : improving consumer choices and restructuring purchasing / Richard G. Frank and Joseph P. Newhouse -- The promise of progressive cost consciousness in health care reform / Jason Furman -- A wellness trust to prioritize disease prevention / Jeanne M. Lambrew
Summary "Emphasizes the importance of universal health care and looks at alternatives for achieving universal health care coverage that also improves efficiency in the health care industry and provides proposals to improve the effectiveness and affordability of health care, including income-related cost-sharing, expanding preventive care, and reforming Medicare's prescription drug benefit"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Right to health -- United States.
Health services accessibility -- United States.
Health insurance -- United States.
National health insurance -- United States.
Health care reform -- United States.
National Health Insurance, United States.
Universal Health Insurance.
United States.
Author Furman, Jason.
Hamilton Project.
LC no. 2008041974
ISBN 9780815730095 paperback
0815730098 paperback
9780815730088 cased
081573008X cased