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Title Making medicare : new perspectives on the history of medicare in Canada / edited by Gregory P. Marchildon.
Imprint Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2012.


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Description 1 online resource (x, 321 pages) : illustrations, map, digital file
Series The Institute of Public Administration of Canada series in public management and governance
Institute of Public Administration of Canada series in public management and governance.
Note Papers previously published in the Canadian bulletin of medical history.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject National health insurance -- Canada -- History.
Medical policy -- Canada -- Provinces -- History.
Public health administration -- Canada -- Provinces -- History.
Health Policy -- history.
History, 20th Century.
History, 21st Century.
National Health Programs -- history.
Genre History.
Contents 1 Canadian Medicare: Why History Matters / Gregory P . Marchildon -- Part One: National History of Medicine. 2 The Foundations of National Public Hospital Insurance / Aleck Ostry -- 3 Into Thin Air: Making National Health Policy, 1939-45 41 / Heather Macdougall -- 4 The Liberal Party and the Achievement of National Medicare / P . E. Bryden -- 5 Political Cartoonists Respond to Medicare / Felicity Pope -- 6 After Medicare: Regionalization and Canadian Health Care Reform / Terry Boychuk.
Part Three: Oral History and the Birth of Medicare Witnesses to Medicare in Saskatchewan: Medicare Workshop at the University of Saskatchewan- Wednesday, 20 May 2007 -- 13 The Struggle to Implement Medicare / Allan Blakeney -- 14 Working for Medicare / Betsy Bury -- 15 A Physician on the Front Line of Medicare / John D. Bury -- 16 My Experience in the Medicare Battle and the Woods Commission / Roy Romanow -- 17 A Brief Retrospective on the Royal Commission on Health Services / Jack Boan -- Conclusion -- 18 A New Prescription: Adding Historical Analysis to Health Policy / Heather Macdougall.
Other Author Marchildon, Gregory P., 1956-
Other Title Print version: Marchildon, Gregory. Making Medicare : New Perspectives on the History of Medicare in Canada. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©2000 9781442645356