20007: Support for a New Campaign for Universal Health Care

March 2001
American Journal of Public Health;Mar2001, Vol. 91 Issue 3, p490
Academic Journal
The article provides an overview of the position of the American Public Health Association (APHA) on the campaign in the U.S. for universal health care. The association reaffirms its commitment to the national effort to enact universal and comprehensive health care legislation. APHA urges that such legislation reflects the association's 14 principles for a national health care program and that it cover all residents of the U.S., Puerto Rico, the Northern Marianas and the U.S. territories, regardless of legal resident or immigration status.


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