The health insurance system in Japan.

@article{Watanabe1996TheHI,
  title={The health insurance system in Japan.},
  author={Yukihiro Watanabe},
  journal={Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE},
  year={1996},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={1117-21}
}
The steadily increasing cost of medical care associated with advancing medical technology as well as the rapid progression of generalized aging of the society has become a major socioeconomical issue confronting most developed countries. Although Japan is no exception in this regard, and a drastic modification of the health care system is now being… CONTINUE READING