Accession Number : AD0767456

Title :   The Public Health Crisis: An Analysis of the Rising Cost of Health Care in the United States.

Descriptive Note : Monograph,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Rose,Gerald S.

Report Date : 04 FEB 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 59

Abstract : The author compares the cost of living with the costs of health care in the United States. Discusses current health care delivery and explores future systems. The hypothesis developed is: as health care costs increase, the role of the public sector in health care delivery increases. Data was developed from academic journals, periodicals, government documents, and newspapers. Charts and graphs are used to summarize essential data. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MEDICAL EXAMINATION, *COSTS), ECONOMICS, STATISTICAL DATA, HOSPITALS, MEDICAL LABORATORIES

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE