Health Care Policy and Politics A to Z / Edition 3 available in Hardcover
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- SAGE Publications
This essential guide for libraries, policy makers, and anyone concerned with health care in America has now been fully updated
Readers will find updated information on long term health care spending, abortion, Medicaid and Medicare, health insurance and the uninsured, the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), and much, much more. New entries reflect important changes in recent years and include the Medicare Modernization Act, abstinence education, electronic health records, health savings accounts, Plan B, the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), and Project Bio Shield.
|Edition description:||Third Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)|
|Age Range:||12 - 17 Years|
About the Author
Julie Rovner is a health policy correspondent for NPR specializing in the politics of health care. Her articles have appeared in dozens of national publications including The Washington Post, USA Today, and Modern Maturity. In 2004, the National Press Foundation awarded Rovner their Everett Mc Kinley Dirksen Award for Distinguished Reporting of Congress.