Essays Tagged: "Health Care"

Cuba vs. America

ports with the collapse of the Soviet Bloc in 1989, Cuba has managed to maintain its high levels of health care, literacy, education and housing. Since Fidel and his band of rebels ousted Batista in 1 ... dopted economic models of each what is the reality? On questions such as poverty, hunger, literacy, health care and homelessness how do the two countries stack up?4.1 POVERTY'Almost one in four childr ...

(7 pages) 321 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Government Cutbacks in Canada

utlook for ourfuture. The most important and most expensive services thatare recieving cuts, are in health care and education. It isimportant that these services are not cut any further, and thatwe co ... rtant that these services are not cut any further, and thatwe continue to spend in these areas. Our health and ourchildren's education are hurting as a direct result of thegovernment's spending.We hav ...

(2 pages) 41 0 1.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Welfare reform in the USA, a Matter of Justice

Medicaid. It is the United States Federal Government program to aid states in providing health care to the poor and impoverished who otherwise could not receive proper medical care. In 199 ... d finally, an estimated 10 percent of Medicaid payments is wasted on fraud. This is mostly fraud by health care providers, with a minuscule amount from patients with forged documents.From 1985 to 1993 ... al care for impoverished citizens. Many are paying against their will. Some citizens think that the health care of these people should care for themselves or be cared for by their families. which lead ...

(7 pages) 317 0 4.2 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Death Penalty, to be or not to be

violence as the number - one problem facing the nation, far surpassing worries over the economy or health care.Despite the many government and community initiatives launched during recent years to re ...

(7 pages) 397 1 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty

Essay about 3 countries in Africa. About their sustainable growth

uch as governmental issues. Then, when the country has a secure government and laws, they may go to health care, or economical issues. None of these things would be able to happen if the country wasn' ... eir country improve. Gabon has one of the highest education levels, and also has one of the highest health care systems. The education may have been a factor of this. Also, Gabon is one of the most ur ...

(5 pages) 123 0 3.8 May/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

California and the Propostion 187

zens. Latinos turned out in record numbers to voice their disapproval, and for good reason too. The health care resolutions of Proposition 187 were products of poor reason and unsound economic judgmen ... he resolutions did not get the state any closer to a balanced budget, and only served to worsen the health care outlook for the future of California. It is clear that Proposition 187 was a mistake, an ...

(5 pages) 88 0 3.5 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Royal Dutch/Shell Case

r lands. If Shell had provided money to the Ogoni people they could have built schools and provided health care that would help the them get their feet on the ground and potentially give them some pow ...

(5 pages) 393 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies


I agree with "Common Good" the most because I have strong socialistic tendencies. I believe that health care, welfare, and education should be public to all, regardless of income, age, gender or ra ... st country, everyone gains, there are fewer differences between individuals (meaning there are no unhealthy competitions), and most importantly, social unrest is very unlikely. However, I am not na&iu ...

(2 pages) 132 2 2.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

This is an essay on the topic if heakthcare should be maintianed even if it means raising taxes.

Y 7 2003ESSAY ON POLITICSOver the past year the Canadian Government has been making educational and healthcare cuts. These cuts have regulated the future of the children and healthcare. The cuts have ... , doctors, and nurses, which is the reason for increases in unemployment. Raising taxes to maintain healthcare and education will not be good because then it will decrease consumer rate, although it i ...

(2 pages) 54 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

This essay compares the views of booker t washington and DU bois.

xt statewide election, currently scheduled for October 7, 2003. The point that will be targeted are health care, school reforms, law enforcement, last but not civil rights. Prop 54 is a Racial Privacy ... he initiative that made California the first state to abolish action.If this proposition is passed, health care will be affected tremendously. Health problems affect different groups excessively. For ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Health Care Reform

wever, the medical research requires an enormous amount of money. The U.S. spends the most money on health care yet many people, mainly the working class Americans are still without any type of health ... ing class Americans are still without any type of health insurance and thus are more susceptible to health risks and problems.Most Americans obtain health insurance from employers or government progra ...

(4 pages) 588 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Describe the main inequalities found in health care and health status

Inequalities in health care and health statusInequalities in health care have resulted in disparities in health stat ... social class V are more likely to be exposed to multiple, environmental risks that portend adverse health consequences. They are more likely to encounter pollution, noise, substandard quality housing ... s with repetitive strain plus daily contact with toxins, fumes, dust etc, have a negative impact on health (Townsend: 1992)A G.P in an affluent area typically provides a superior service than one in a ...

(2 pages) 169 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay is an oppinion essay on why N.A.S.A.'s budget is not worth it and should be spent on other things

for diseases, and feeding and providing clothes and shelter for the homeless. The money could go to health care and schools. Money would find a much better use here on Earth rather than sending a few ... ee ways with 5 billion going to AIDS research, 5 to education, and 5 to give poor people affordable healthcare, I think that the money would be much better used, and it would probably end up returning ...

(2 pages) 115 4 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

Looking for a Better Death

Better DeathIn the last century medical science has made dramatic progress improving the quality of health care and becoming capable of extending not only the life span of human life, but also the dyi ... derestimated or overlooked. If the objective of modern medical science is to improve the quality of healthcare overall, and at the end of life in particular, it is necessary to come to the understandi ...

(9 pages) 196 3 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Political Parties

possibly could. They are always asking to have programs being made to benefit them as in tax cuts, health care, and welfare. They are eager as to get things done and to make things work for themselve ... ervice plan, tax increases on the rich, and reductions for the poor. He proposed plans for national health insurance, tax deductions for families with children, and means to help public schools. All o ...

(9 pages) 114 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Capitalism vs. Marxism/Communism

t society would be completely equal for everyone. Everyone would have; enough food, a house, a job, health care, etc.; the basic necessities of life. Social and economic equality is an implied concept ... he majority of the population is living in poverty, without adequate food, shelter, jobs, or proper health care. In the ideal Marxist society everyone would have a job, and in return for doing their p ...

(12 pages) 186 0 4.8 Sep/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Women's Health

up more than half of the US population, but it is only recently that their political, economic, and health situations have been closely examined. Historically, women's health had always been perceived ... n, i.e. a woman's role in producing and rearing children. With this increased concern about women's health has come a shift in the perception of the field to encompass other aspects of a woman's life ...

(2 pages) 77 0 2.6 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Why Employee resist change

The purpose of this research is to figure out why physician resist the SAP Health Care (SHC) new system, and what directors can do to help physician except it.Saudi Aramco hos ... C) new system, and what directors can do to help physician except it.Saudi Aramco hospital is a big health organization it consist of a lot of departments and have around 18000 health staff having a d ... th this big demand Aramco Cooperate management invest a lot on Aramco hospital by bringing the best health staff and provide them with the best instruments as well as the best computer system to give ...

(11 pages) 323 0 2.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Powers given to the States

I believe that the responsibility for welfare, education, and health care should go back to the states. The state legislative bodies, who live in & were likel ...

(1 pages) 18 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

This report explain what is affirmative action and how it works. And it also how affirmative action is use today.

t solving a problem, it had previously chosen to ignore. In a variety of areas, from the quality of health care to the rate of employment, blacks still remain far behind whites. Their representation i ...

(12 pages) 256 0 1.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers