TITLE

Bush scales back healthcare initiatives

AUTHOR(S)
Wechsler, Jill
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Managed Healthcare Executive;Mar2006, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the call of U.S. President George W. Bush for a bipartisan panel to propose changes that will help Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to deal with baby boomers headed for retirement. The move reflects the scaled back efforts of the administration for the expansion of healthcare access for the uninsured. The industry supports Bush's call for the further development of electronic health records.
ACCESSION #
20034854

 

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