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1612197167

Health justice now : single payer and what comes next

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Single payer healthcare is not complicated: the government pays for all care for all people. It's cheaper than our current model, and most Americans (and their doctors) already want it. So what's the deal with our current healthcare system, and why don't we have something better?

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Lyons Public Library 368.42 FAU (Text)
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  • ISBN: 1612197167
  • ISBN: 9781612197166
  • Physical Description: xxiv, 239 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Melville House Publishing, [2019]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-[245]).
Formatted Contents Note:
What we got. Insurance ; The perverse relationship between you and your insurer -- What we want. What is single-payer? ; What might it look like? ; What isn't single-payer? ; Monsters big and small -- What lies beyond. The social determinants of health ; Health justice ; The structural determinants of health ; Caught in the web: our experiences with American healthcare -- What we do. What hasn't worked ; What will work.
Summary, etc.:
Single payer healthcare is not complicated: the government pays for all care for all people. It's cheaper than our current model, and most Americans (and their doctors) already want it. So what's the deal with our current healthcare system, and why don't we have something better?
Subject: Single-payer health care > United States.
Medical care > United States > Finance.
Medical care > Finance.
Single-payer health care.
United States.


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