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National health insurance in the United States and Canada [electronic resource] : race, territory, and the roots of difference /

Gerard W. Boychuk.

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Main Author: Boychuk, Gerard William
Published: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, ©2008.
Series: American governance and public policy.
Topics: National health insurance - United States - History - 20th century. | National health insurance - Canada - History - 20th century. | National Health Insurance, United States - Canada - History. | National Health Insurance, United States - United States - History. | History, 20th Century - Canada. | History, 20th Century - United States. | History, 21st Century - Canada. | History, 21st Century - United States. | Politics - Canada. | Politics - United States. | Race Relations - Canada - History. | Race Relations - United States - History. | Single-Payer System - Canada - History. | Single-Payer System - United States - History. | MEDICAL - Medicaid & Medicare.
Regions: Canada. | United States.
Genres: Electronic books. | History.
Online Access: JSTOR Books Click here for E-Book. Restricted to IWU Community.
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300 |a1 online resource (xxii, 234 pages) :|billustrations.
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490 1 |aAmerican governance and public policy series
504 |aIncludes bibliographical references (pages 213-224) and index.
505 0 |aExplaining health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Similar beginnings, different contexts, 1910-40 -- Failure of reform in the Truman era, 1943-52 -- The medicare package, 1957-65 -- Race and the Clinton reforms -- Federal failure, provincial success: reform in Canada, 1945-49 -- National public hospital insurance and medical care insurance in Saskatchewan, 1950-62 -- Medical care insurance in Canada, 1962-84 -- The iconic status of health care in Canada, 1984-2008 -- Contemporary public health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Conclusions and implications.
520 |aAfter World War II, the United States and Canada, two countries that were very similar in many ways, struck out on radically divergent paths to public health insurance. Canada developed a universal single-payer system of national health care, while the United States opted for a dual system that combines public health insurance for low-income and senior residents with private, primarily employer-provided health insuranceor no insurancefor everyone else. In National Health Insurance in the United States and Canada, Gerard W. Boychuk probes the historical development of health care in each coun.
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