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The Resource Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post

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

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Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all
Title
Landmark
Title remainder
the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all
Statement of responsibility
the staff of the Washington Post
Title variation
  • 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
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 344.7303/21
  • 344.7304/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
KF3825
LC item number
.L36 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
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Washington Post Company
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  • Medical care
  • Health insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Health services accessibility
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Health care reform
  • Medical laws and legislation
Label
Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
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 -- 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 -- The law. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ; The Health Care & Education Reconciliation Act
Control code
ocn574188449
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 277 p.
Isbn
9781586489342
Lccn
2010926717
Other physical details
ill., charts ; 21 cm.
System control number
(OCoLC)574188449
Label
Landmark : the inside story of America's new health care law and what it means for us all, the staff of the Washington Post
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
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 -- 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 -- The law. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ; The Health Care & Education Reconciliation Act
Control code
ocn574188449
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 277 p.
Isbn
9781586489342
Lccn
2010926717
Other physical details
ill., charts ; 21 cm.
System control number
(OCoLC)574188449

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