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Barriers to Attainment of Health Care in West Central Maine : A Critique by the Poor

"Conducted by the Health Facilities Planning Council, 11 Parkwood Drive, Augusta, Maine under contract to Maine Department of Health and Welfare, June, 1969."

Contents: Foreword / Table of Contents / Introduction / Map / Franklin County / Housing / Dental Rot / Franklin County Memorial Hospital / Family Planning / RN's / State Public Health Nurses / Unmet Health Needs / The Last Outpost / Home Visit in Farmington Falls / Home Visit in Industry / Home Visit in Rangeley Area / Conversations on a Summer Day / Comments / The Physicians / Avon Valley - An Outreach Worker's Viewpoint / Avon Valley - The Struggle for Medical Care / More Than 1,000 Legal Proceedings / Summary / Statistics / Appendix A-D

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Maine Department of Health and Welfare


Augusta, Maine


Health Care, Health Care Costs, Medical Costs, Poor, Poor People, Hospitals, Medical Care, Poverty, Rural Health Care, Franklin County, Low Income People, Social Work, Rural Poverty, Public Health, Public Health Nurses


Bioethics and Medical Ethics | Clinical and Medical Social Work | Community Health | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Dental Public Health and Education | Family Medicine | Health and Physical Education | Health Law and Policy | Health Services Administration | Medical Humanities | Medical Jurisprudence | Medicine and Health Sciences | Other Public Health | Public Health | Public Health and Community Nursing | Social Welfare Law | Social Work


USM Library Stacks: RA 418.5 P6 B27

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Barriers to Attainment of Health Care in West Central Maine : A Critique by the Poor



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