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Author Houston, C. Stuart (Clarence Stuart), 1927- author.

Title 36 steps on the road to medicare : how Saskatchewan led the way / C. Stuart Houston and Merle Massie
Published Montreal [Quebec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2013
Beaconsfield, Quebec : Canadian Electronic Library, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 194 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents Saskatchewan Hospitals: Off to a Slow Start -- Dr Seymour and Public Health -- Municipal Doctors and Municipal Hospitals -- Dr Ferguson and Tuberculosis -- Sigerist and Pensioners' Care -- Swift Current Health Region -- Medical College and University Hospital -- Provincewide Hospitalization -- Innovations in Psychiatry -- High-voltage Cancer Treatment
Summary The history of universal hospitalization and its gradual development into medicare
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject National health insurance -- Saskatchewan -- History -- 20th century
Medical policy -- Saskatchewan -- History -- 20th century
National Health Programs -- history
Health Policy -- history
History, 20th Century
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Insurance -- Risk Assessment & Management.
MEDICAL -- History.
Medical policy.
National health insurance.
SUBJECT Saskatchewan
Subject Saskatchewan.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Massie, Merle, 1971- author.
ISBN 9780773589575
Other Titles Thirty-six steps on the road to medicare