...it is easy to forget that Bill Clinton was not the first president to fail at health care reform: he was following in the footsteps of Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, and Richard Nixon. Ultimately, the demise of the Clinton plan says less about the administration’s mistakes than it does about the extraordinary difficulty of adopting comprehensive health care reform in the United States.Click here to access this free full-text article.
Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Will health care reform work this time?
Probably not...check out the article by Jonathan Oberlander, Ph.D., "Learning from Failure in Health Care Reform" just published in the New England Journal of Medicine: