Legislating Healthcare: A Legislative History of Healthcare Equity and Access in the Mid-20th Century United States
Dr. Amy Foster
Historically, the United States has struggled to provide accessible healthcare to all Americans. Now, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the country must rebuild its healthcare system to account for the devastating loss of healthcare personnel and the impending physician shortage. This paper discusses four U.S. laws that were intended to increase accessibility and how their history can guide the nation to better healthcare.
"Legislating Healthcare: A Legislative History of Healthcare Equity and Access in the Mid-20th Century United States,"
The Pegasus Review: UCF Undergraduate Research Journal: Vol. 15:
1, Article 3.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/urj/vol15/iss1/3
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