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Reminiscences of George Baehr : oral history, 1976.

Creator: Baehr, George.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 237 leaves. Tape 3 reels. Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Columbia Medical School, early 1900s; internship; European studies; Mt. Sinai Hospital: Division of General Pathology, typhoid fever research, Clinical Pathological Conferences, 1919-50, professionalizing lab services, consultation service for people of moderate means, home care for housing development residents, Director of Clinical Research; World War II: Chief Medical Officer Office of Civilian Defense, Red Cross; Mayor La Guardia: Health Insurance Plan; evaluation of 1965 Medicare, Medicaid amendments; state standards for nursing homes; medical provisions of Workmen's Compensation Act; New York Public Health Council; national health insurance proposals; Milbank Memorial Fund.


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