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Meeting the costs of health care

Margaret Greenfield

Meeting the costs of health care

the Bay Area experience and the national issues.

by Margaret Greenfield

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Published by Institute of Governmental Studies, University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • San Francisco Bay Area.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance, Health -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area,
    • Insurance, Health -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUniversity of California, Berkeley. Institute of Governmental Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7102.U4 G718
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 182 p.
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5286554M
      ISBN 10087772086X
      LC Control Number72005657
      OCLC/WorldCa354331

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