Joseph Califano Jr., a former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, founded Columbia University’s Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse and has spent much of his life crusading for a safer, healthier America.
America's Health Care Revolution: Who Lives? Who Dies? Who Pays?
Radical Surgery: What's Next for America's Health Care
A former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, Joseph Califano is also an expert in health care delivery and cost containment. He consults and lectures about America's healthcare system.
America's Health Care Revolution: Who Lives? Who Dies? Who Pays? - are questions of primary importance in modern America, and it is also the title of Joseph Califano's book that touched off a national debate on the disturbing off-shoots of advances in medical technology. He is also the author of Radical Surgery: What's Next for America's Health Care, in which he heats up the health care debate with a warning against "sick care" and a call for patient empowerment. The book offers no-nonsense solutions and moves the debate into the 21st century.