CommonWealth • 15 Years, 60 Issues, 1,072 Articles, 4,974pp
Health Care Special 2004 Issue - 19 Articles
- Publisher's Note, pp. 6-8
- Perspective, pp. 9-12
Medical services must be rationed, but in a sensible way
- First Person, pp. 13-22
A doctor discovers the values of old-fashioned treatment; A patient weighs the costs of...
- Washington Notebook, pp. 23-26
The Bay State is falling behind in targeted research dollars
- Civic Sense, pp. 27-29
Anticipation and anxiety in our health care economy
- Inquiries, pp. 30-38
Boston's Tom Menino walks the walk on health policy; what to do about racial disparitie...
- Head Count, p. 39
Where hospital beds are in short supply
- Statistically Significant, pp. 40-42
A century of healthy bestsellers; the skinny on childbirth trends; east versus west in ...
- State of the States, pp. 43-46
Insurance coverage in the workplace; the spread of community health care centers; colle...
- Innovations, pp. 47-52
It's Maine's turn to try being the first state with health coverage for everyone
- Mass. Media, pp. 53-55
Scare stories about health issues leave us worse for the wear
- Unmanaged Care, pp. 56-67
Costs are up and quality is in question. Is there a doctor in the house?
- Being Ron Preston, pp. 68-75
The state's human-services chief knows how to shake things up, but can he solve the hea...
- Understanding Medicaid, pp. 76-85
The single biggest program run by the state is only getting bigger, but some see it as ...
- Supply and Demands, pp. 86-93
We're going to need more of them than ever, but nurses are becoming increasingly scarce
- Argument, pp. 94-95
Health insurance should be guaranteed by the state Constitution
- Counterpoint, pp. 96-98
[+] Review (Review) , pp. 99-106
How the marketing beast is taking away childhood in America
- Consuming Kids by Susan Linn
- Cover Photo