Volume 11 Issue 202
Published - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 6-Aug-2009 
Next Update - 14:00 UC 08:00 EST 7-Aug-2009

Editor: Susan K. Boyer, RN
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American College of Physicians Policy Monograph 2009: Individual mandates in health insurance reform

(6 August 2009: VIDYYA MEDICAL NEWS SERVICE) -- Interested in what the American College of Physicians has to say about healthcare reform? This monograph may be for you. In this policy monograph, the American College of Physicians considers implementation of an individual mandate as a means to ensure universal health coverage. An individual mandate in a health care system is a requirement that all people have health care coverage, whether provided by their employer, purchased by the individual, or obtained from government programs or other sources.

Read the full monograph in today's issue of Vidyya: http://www.vidyya.com/12pdfs/health_reform_individual.pdf

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