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Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation

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Charles R. Mathews Papers on Medicare Implementation Collection contains a digitized binder of materials from the "Presidential Meeting on Medicare Implementation" in Washington, DC on June 15, 1966 along with other meeting related primary source materials.
Binder of documents from presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
Binder of documents from presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
Summary: Binder of documents attendees received during the Medicare implementation meeting in Washington D.C. that discusses the rules about enrolling for, using, and the coverage provided with Medicare.
List of participants at presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
List of participants at presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
Summary: Document received at presidential meeting on the implementation of Medicare listing those who attended the meeting. Charles R. Mathews is found on page five.
Medicare: how it all began
Medicare: how it all began
Summary: Document typed by Charles R. Mathews concerning the presidential meeting for the implementation of Medicare in 1966. The document describes how Mathews was initially persuaded to support Medicare and his duty to spread his knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid to others.
Name badge of Charles R. Mathews
Name badge of Charles R. Mathews
Summary: Name badge that Charles R. Mathews received at the presidential meeting on Medicare implementation, stating Mathews's name, meeting room number, the date, and where he is from.
Notes of Dr. Charles R. Mathews
Notes of Dr. Charles R. Mathews
Summary: Notes written by Dr. Charles R. Mathews at the presidential meeting on the implementation of Medicare that lists who brought up certain topics and where to find some of them in the binder received at the meeting.
Outpatient hospital services under Medicare
Outpatient hospital services under Medicare
Summary: Document from the presidential meeting on the implementation of Medicare summarizing the procedures and services that hospitals and physicians provide in Medicare.
Program from presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
Program from presidential meeting on Medicare implementation
Summary: Program received at the presidential meeting on Medicare implementation listing the honorary committee members, the members of the Health Insurance Benefits Advisory Council, and the events taking place on June 15, 1966.
Putting Medicare into effect
Putting Medicare into effect
Summary: Document received at the presidential meeting on Medicare implementation describing how hospitals participate, how the government will be implementing Medicare, the new internal operations system, Medicare's compliance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and how to solve problems associated with Medicare.
Remarks of President Johnson at the meeting of medical and hospital leaders
Remarks of President Johnson at the meeting of medical and hospital leaders
Summary: Typed copy of President Lyndon B. Johnson's speech at the presidential meeting on Medicare implementation. The speech addresses how knowledge of Medicare has been spread so far and that doctors and hospitals must now teach patients about Medicare benefits.
Special note to participants in the President's meeting on Medicare implementation
Special note to participants in the President's meeting on Medicare implementation
Summary: Note given to the guests at the presidential meeting on Medicare implementation informing them that the location of a previously scheduled event has been moved. The note also informs the guests on transportation, luggage check, name badges, and the times of their meetings.
Surgeon General's report: Civil Rights and Medicare
Surgeon General's report: Civil Rights and Medicare
Summary: Document reprinted from the Journal of the American Medical Association that explains the prohibiting of discrimination in hospitals due to the Civil Rights Act.