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Public attitudes on health care reform

Karlyn H. Bowman

Public attitudes on health care reform

are the polls misleading the policy makers

by Karlyn H. Bowman

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Published by AEI Press (publisher for the American Enterprise Institute) in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical care -- Public opinion,
    • Medical policy -- Public opinion,
    • Insurance, Health -- Public opinion,
    • Health care reform -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAre the polls misleading the policymakers?, Special studies in health reform., Health care reform., Clinton plan.
      StatementKarlyn H. Bowman.
      SeriesAEI special studies in health reform.
      ContributionsAmerican Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.A3 B68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p. ;
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1209955M
      ISBN 100844770256
      LC Control Number94205788
      OCLC/WorldCa30879715

      The US health-care system, despite the recent health-care reform legislation and medical advances that used to be only a dream, still has a long way to go before affordable and high-quality health care is available to all. With the health of so many people at stake, the United States needs to make every effort to achieve this essential goal. Health Care Reform: Understanding Individuals’ Attitudes and Information Sources Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology May with 54 .

      Health care — More than 30 percent of direct medical costs faced by blacks, Hispanics and Asian-Americans can be tied to health inequities. Because of inequitable access to care and other health-promoting resources, these populations are often sicker when they do find a source of care and incur higher medical costs. In the UK, people who support a pluralistic, competitive and consumer-driven healthcare system often believe that theirs is a lost cause. They argue that the public’s commitment to the NHS is just too strong, and the debate is so emotional that alternative viewpoints will never get a fair hearing. For example, Deepak Lal dedicates a .

      From the managed care revolution in the United States to the rebuilding of health systems in postcommunist Russia, these reforms impact millions of health care workers, government officials, patients, and the public alike. The New Public Health will help students and practitioners understand factors affecting the reform process of health care. The ISSP Health Module () includes three items on respondents’ attitudes towards the use of person-based priority criteria for health care, one for each of the three criteria. Age is measured in years, a patients’ lifestyle is operationalized by smoking habits, and social responsibility is represented by a patient being the parent of a.


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