TITLE

Single Payer Ahead � Cost Control and the Evolving Vermont Model

AUTHOR(S)
Wallack, Anya Rader
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
New England Journal of Medicine;8/18/2011, Vol. 365 Issue 7, p584
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a health care reform legislation that was signed into law by Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin. The law puts the state on course to implement a single-payer health care system. Under the law, a Health Benefit Exchange was created to be used as the administrative structure for a publicly funded program of health insurance coverage for all local residents.
ACCESSION #
64561449

 

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