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  Two Major Health Care Policy  Solo Doctor Policy Regime Medicaid/Medicare Regime
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  Reasons for Policy Regime Change Technology and Medical Specialization Influenced health care market and doctors X rays, ultrasound, and specialization (cardiology,  dermatology, gynecology, pediatrics) Cost and complexity of modern medicine-  doctors  as part of a large medical complexI ended solo  doctor Rise of New Medical Organizations
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  Health Care Crisis A crisis of costs Demographic factors Medical Technology Third-Party Payers: HMOs and Private Insurance Medicare/Medicaid Perverse Market Incentives A crisis of access
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  Health Care Crisis: Cost % over GNP: 5% (60) – 7% (70) - 9% (80) - 18% (09)
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  Health Care Crisis: Causes of Increasing Cost Demographic Factors
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2011 for the course POLS 2302 taught by Professor Arwine during the Fall '08 term at Texas Tech.

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