Health-Care Policy

  • Lewis Petrinovich
Part of the Critical Issues in Social Justice book series (CISJ)


In this chapter, the problems that face attempts to develop a health-care delivery system in the United States will be identified, the moral issues will be discussed, statistics regarding the financing of U.S. health-care examined, and implications of the “R” word—rationing—will be considered.


United States Prenatal Care Hospice Care Male Life Expectancy Dignified Care 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lewis Petrinovich
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaRiversideUSA

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