Citizens' Health Care Working Group

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Congress authorized the Citizen’s Health Care Working Group as a provision of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act Of 2003. This provision was sponsored by Senators Ron Wyden of Oregon and Orrin Hatch of Utah. The mission of the Working Group has been to provide a nationwide public debate about improving the American health care system so that health care “works for all Americans” and to use the results of that debate to provide recommendations for Congress and the President to consider as they work to achieve high quality, affordable health care. Working Group members were named February 28, 2005 and released various sets of recommendations.

Creator(s): Citizens' Health Care Working Group
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 29, 2006
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Publisher Info: citizenshealth@ahrq.gov
Place of Publication: Bethesda, MD
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  • Creation: September 29, 2006
  • Harvested: [2008]
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United States
From 2003 to 2008
Description:

Congress authorized the Citizen’s Health Care Working Group as a provision of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act Of 2003. This provision was sponsored by Senators Ron Wyden of Oregon and Orrin Hatch of Utah. The mission of the Working Group has been to provide a nationwide public debate about improving the American health care system so that health care “works for all Americans” and to use the results of that debate to provide recommendations for Congress and the President to consider as they work to achieve high quality, affordable health care. Working Group members were named February 28, 2005 and released various sets of recommendations.

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last modified: 2006

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Keyword(s): Health care | Government information | Medicare | Health service | Population | Congressional districts | Health insurance
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Added Title: Health Care that Works for All Americans
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