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Briefing Date:02/23/2009
Topic:America's Uninsured Crisis: Consequences for Health and Health Care

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
Institute of Medicine
Board on Health Care Services
Committee on Health Insurance Status and Its Consequences

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Congressional Briefings
Monday, February 23, 2009
430 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 10:30 a.m.
131 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 12:30 p.m.
1139-E Longworth House Office Bldg. – 2:00 p.m.
2358 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 2:00 p.m.
1135 Longworth House Office Bldg. – 4:00 p.m.
and
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
219 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 1:30 p.m.
2125 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 3:00 p.m.

on

America's Uninsured Crisis:
Consequences for Health and Health Care

New from the Institute of Medicine, this report provides updated findings on the economic and health impacts on individuals and communities when a large percentage of the population lacks health insurance.

These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on February 24, 2009 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.

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