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It's Enough to Make You Sick

The Failure Of American Health Care And A Prescription For The Cure

By Jeffrey M. Lobosky, 1951-

It's Enough to Make You Sick explains how the American health care system developed and how it has deteriorated into a national disgrace. Lobosky indicts the special interests who have played a role in the demise of American health care, examines the current attempts at reform, and offers a practical, compassionate blueprint for effective change.

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1442214627


Format: Book
Author: Lobosky, Jeffrey M., 1951-
Summary: Examines the American health care system, from its origins to what the author claims is its deterioration, and the role that special interest groups have played in its downfall, and proposes a solution for remedying its numerous problems.
Title: It's enough to make you sick : the failure of American health care and a prescription for the cure / Jeffrey M. Lobosky.
Publisher Date: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield : Distributed by National Book Network, c2012.
Subject: Medical care -- United States Health care reform -- United States
Isbn: 1442214627 9781442214620
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Call Number: 362.10973 Lob
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Bib Id: 396650

Format: Book
Author: Lobosky, Jeffrey M., 1951-
Summary: Examines the American health care system, from its origins to what the author claims is its deterioration, and the role that special interest groups have played in its downfall, and proposes a solution for remedying its numerous problems.
Title: It's enough to make you sick : the failure of American health care and a prescription for the cure / Jeffrey M. Lobosky.
Publisher, Date: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield : Distributed by National Book Network, c2012.
Description: viii, 252 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Medical care -- United States
Subjects: Health care reform -- United States
Other Title: It is enough to make you sick
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-239) and index.
Contents: Great, another book on America's health care system. Don't you have better things to do, doctor, like play golf? -- Health care in America : the best that money can buy? Oh really? -- Insuring America's health : a lesson in "mis" managed care -- The U.S.pharmaceutical industry : providing the right pill for whatever ails you and the wrong pill for whatever doesn't -- The politics of American medicine : show me the money and I'll show you the problem -- America's hospitals : havens of mercy or dens of thieves? -- America's physicians : oops I'm sorry, I mean health care "providers" -- Physician reimbursement : you can't always get what you want but if you try sometimes you might find you don't even get what you need -- Pretty in pink : the influence of women on America's medical "man" power -- The medical malpractice crisis : how many lawyers does it take to chase an ambulance? -- America's emergency rooms : take two aspirin and call 911 in the morning -- The great American patient : you didn't really think I would let you off that easily, did you? -- Solutions to the American health care crisis : my wife has always accused me of being a "know-it-all" so here's my chance to prove it.
LCCN: 2011043768
ISBN: 1442214627
ISBN: 9781442214620
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Available Copies: 2
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Call Number: 362.10973 Lob