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  1. Fulltext. The president's child immunization initiative : a summary of the problem and the response.

    Article - En anglais


    After only 74 days in office, President Bill Clinton announced a comprehensive childhood immunization initiative designed to assure that aII children in the United States lead healthier lives by receiving age-appropriate immunizations against preventable diseases such as polio, mumps, measles, whooping cough, and diphtheria.

    As part of his economic stimulus proposed, the President requested $300 million for Fiscal Year 1993 to reinforce the nation's immunization infrastructure by providing funding for communities to extend clinic hours, provide more staff, and increase information and education efforts and for the planning and implementation of a national immunization tracking system.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Politique sanitaire, Enfant, Homme, Assurance maladie, Vaccination, Immunisation, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Financement, Pauvreté, Accessibilité, Medicaid, Système santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health policy, Child, Human, Health insurance, Vaccination, Immunization, United States, North America, America, Financing, Poverty, Accessibility, Health system

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0598822

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.