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Research Guides


This page brings together selected sites and print sources that debate managed health care, government health plan proposals and other issues concerning health care policy. See also Abortion.

Web Sites

Materials in the UW Libraries

  • Health Affairs
    Describing itself as being "on the cutting edge of health reform" this journal covers national and international health policy issues. It is published by Project Hope.


  • Journal of American Health Policy
    This journal focuses on accessing and financing health care, legal and ethical considerations, economic considerations, etc.


  • Modern Maturity
    This bi-monthly is published by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), one of the most influential lobby groups in the country.


  • Northwest Health
    This quarterly is published by Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, one of the oldest health cooperatives in the United States.