Title

The consequences of uninsurance for individuals, families, communities, and the nation

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

Fall 2004

Journal

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics

Volume

Volume 32, Issue 3

Inclusive Pages

397-403

Keywords

Health Planning; Insurance Coverage; Insurance, Health; Medically Uninsured--statistics & numerical data; Uninsured

Abstract

Discusses the consequences of uninsurance for individuals, families and communities in the U.S. Background of the Institute of Medicine; Impact of uninsurance on adults and children's access to health care; Effects of uninsurance to the economic conditions of the nation.

Peer Reviewed

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