Health Care: Public Good or Private Enterprise? 7th Annual Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy
David M. Lawrence
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David M. Lawrence: Emeritus Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan
No 6, Center for Policy Research Policy Briefs from Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University
I start with the premise that the success of our efforts in health care is best measured by our ability to impact the health status of our citizens in the most affordable way possible. This brief provides an overview of the history of organized health care systems, then discusses several of the conundrums that are posted by knowledge of that history.
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