Universal healthcare coverage appears elusive
Noam N. Levey"Reporting from Washington - As a key Senate committee prepares today to pass its plan to overhaul the nation's healthcare system, senior Democrats are acknowledging that it may be impossible to provide coverage to all Americans -- a central goal of President Obama and his congressional allies. "That is fueling growing alarm among hospitals and insurance companies, which have made universal coverage a condition of their support. "On Monday, the insurance industry stepped up its warnings that leaving a large segment of the population without coverage would accelerate a rise in premiums for everyone else. The bill that has emerged from the Senate Finance Committee would leave about 17 million people uninsured." Read on...
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"Universal healthcare coverage appears elusive", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), octobre 2009. Consulté le 26/09/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/universal-healthcare-coverage-appears-elusive