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The Health Care Mess How We Got Into It and What It Will Take To Get Out by Julius B. Richmond

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Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English


  • Health systems & services,
  • United States,
  • Health planning,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical policy,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • USA,
  • Health Care Issues,
  • Health Policy,
  • Health & Fitness / Health Care Issues,
  • Medical care

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Edition Notes

ContributionsJimmy Carter (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7691635M
ISBN 100674019245
ISBN 109780674019249

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