David U Himmelstein

Summary

Affiliation: City University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Response to the Institute of Medicine's recommendation that cost determine insurance policies' "essential benefits"
    David Himmelstein
    Physicians for a National Health Program, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Int J Health Serv 42:571-3. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Medical bankruptcy in Massachusetts: has health reform made a difference?
    David U Himmelstein
    City University of New York School of Public Health, New York, 10010, USA
    Am J Med 124:224-8. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The new Massachusetts health reform: half a step forward and three steps back
    Steffie Woolhandler
    Physicians for a National Health Program, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 36:19-21. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicare overpayments to private plans, 1985-2012: shifting seniors to private plans has already cost Medicare US$282.6 billion
    Ida Hellander
    The City University of New York, School of Public Health at Hunter College, New York, NY 10024, USA
    Int J Health Serv 43:305-19. 2013

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Response to the Institute of Medicine's recommendation that cost determine insurance policies' "essential benefits"
    David Himmelstein
    Physicians for a National Health Program, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
    Int J Health Serv 42:571-3. 2012
    ..The letter also criticizes conflicts of interest in the Institute of Medicine committee, which includes executives from two of the nation's largest health insurance firms and a major donor to the Institute...
  2. doi request reprint Medical bankruptcy in Massachusetts: has health reform made a difference?
    David U Himmelstein
    City University of New York School of Public Health, New York, 10010, USA
    Am J Med 124:224-8. 2011
    ..Massachusetts' recent health reform has decreased the number of uninsured, but no study has examined medical bankruptcy rates before and after the reform was implemented...
  3. ncbi request reprint The new Massachusetts health reform: half a step forward and three steps back
    Steffie Woolhandler
    Physicians for a National Health Program, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 36:19-21. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicare overpayments to private plans, 1985-2012: shifting seniors to private plans has already cost Medicare US$282.6 billion
    Ida Hellander
    The City University of New York, School of Public Health at Hunter College, New York, NY 10024, USA
    Int J Health Serv 43:305-19. 2013
    ..It is time to end Medicare's costly experiment with privatization. The U.S. needs to adopt a single-payer national health insurance program with effective methods for controlling costs...