health insurance in 1960

The Challenge

Health Care in the Early 1960s
My topic, health care in the early 1960s, has a double set of meanings for me. I am a historian, and the 1960s are now "history," ripe for new interpretations.

1960s - Social Security Online
June 29,1960 The 1960 Annual Conference of Governors called for Congressional enactment of a medical insurance program for the elderly under Social .

PBS- Healthcare Crisis: Healthcare Timeline
1900s, 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s . Progressive reformers argue for health insurance, seems to be gaining .

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Health Insurance in the United States | Economic History Services
Feb 1, 2010 . 1900-1920: Sickness Insurance versus Health Insurance. Prior to 1920, the . 1940-1960: Growth in the Health Insurance Market. After the .

Health Care Policy 1960'S & 1970'S
Nov 15, 2009 . Graduate social work students analyze the history of health care reform in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Eight Decades of Health Care, 1960s
Eight Decades of Health Care, 1960s. The 1960s. Click here to download a pdf of this timeline. IKim M. Garber, information specialist, AHA Resource Center .


Finances of Employee Benefits, 1960-2003
Jan 1, 2005 . (i.e., health insurance and unemployment insurance) and during retirement . In 1960, health benefits accounted for 14.4 percent of all benefit .

average rate of increase recorded since 1960. The federal government's share of the total health care bill rose between 1991 and 1993, the first significant .