Costs and Delivery of Health Services to Older Americans: Hearings, Ninetieth Congress, First [and Second] Session[s].
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1960
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Page 616 - For age is opportunity no less Than youth itself, though in another dress, And as the evening twilight fades away The sky is filled with stars, invisible by day.
Page 742 - skilled nursing facility" means an institution or a distinct part of an institution which is primarily engaged in providing to inpatients skilled nursing care and related services for patients who require medical or nursing care, or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.
Page 684 - ... 50 percent by the Federal Government and 50 percent by the State.
Page 709 - Nothing in this title shall be construed to authorize any Federal officer or employee to exercise any supervision or control over the practice of medicine or the manner in which medical services are provided, or over the selection, tenure, or compensation of any officer or employee of any institution, agency, or person...
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Page 613 - Costs and Delivery of Health Services to Older Americans," Hearings before the Subcommittee on Health of the Elderly of the Special Committee on Aging, US Senate, 90th Cong., 1st Sess., p.
Page 795 - In no other realm of economic life today are payments guaranteed for costs that are neither controlled by competition nor regulated by public authority, and in which no incentive for economy can be discerned.
Page 677 - ... Mr. John Jirgal, a recognized utility rate expert, was employed and has completed such survey. I have, therefore, asked him here to give the committee the result of his investigation and compare his findings with the conclusions reached in the Commission report. Before Mr. Jirgal testifies, however, there are a few observations I would like to make for the record in which I believe the members of the committee will have a deep interest. I would like to suggest that the existing fuel demand over...
Page 728 - Graduation from a college or university maintaining standards eqnivalent as determined by the department, to those institutions accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges or an essentially equivalent accrediting agency with a baccalaureate and a major in clinical laboratory...