Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum


Records of Temporary Committees, Commissions and Boards:
Records of the President's Commission on the Health Needs of the Nation
(Record Group 220)

1951-1952.

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FOLDER TITLE LIST

    Panel File
Box 1
  • Study panel on General Practice, April 8, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on General Practice, April 8, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Specialization, April 9, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Specialization, April 9, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Group Practice, April 10, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Group Practice, April 10, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Regionalization, April 17, 1952 - transcript
Box 2
  • Study panel on Regionalization, April 17, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Promotion of Health, April 22, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Promotion of Health, April 22, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Rehabilitation, April 23, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Rehabilitation, April 23, 1952 - miscellaneous file
Box 3
  • Study panel on Prevention of Disease, April 24, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Prevention of Disease, April 24, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Medical Education, May 13, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Medical Education, May 13, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Joint panel on General Practice, Specialization, Group Practice and Regionalization, May 14, 1952 - transcript
  • Joint panel on General Practice, Specialization, Group Practice and Regionalization, May 14, 1952 - miscellaneous file
Box 4
  • Joint panel on Promotion of Health, Prevention of Disease and Rehabilitation, May 15, 1952- transcript
  • Joint panel on Promotion of Health, Prevention of Disease and Rehabilitation, May 15, 1952- miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Health of the Aging, May 20, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Health of the Aging, May 20, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Mental Health, May 21, 1952 - transcript
Box 5
  • Study panel on Mental Health, May 21, 1952 - miscellaneous
  • Study panel on the Chronically Ill, May 22, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on the Chronically Ill, May 22, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Research, May 26, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Research, May 26, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Industrial Health, May 27, 1952 - transcript
Box 6
  • Study panel on Industrial Health, May 27, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Supply and Training of Nurses, May 29, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Supply and Training of Nurses, May 29, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Veterans and other Federal Beneficiaries, June 4, 1952 - transcript
Box 7
  • Study panel on Veterans and other Federal Beneficiaries, June 4, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Rural Health, June 5, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Rural Health, June 5, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Military Medicine, June 6, 1952 - transcript
Box 8
  • Study panel on Military Medicine, June 6, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Training of Paramedical Personnel, June 17, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Training of Paramedical Personnel, June 17, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Health of Mothers and Children, June 18, 1952 - transcript
Box 9
  • Study panel on Health of Mothers and Children, June 18, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Environmental Health Services, June 27, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Environmental Health Services, June 27, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Financing of Medical Education and Research, July 1, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Financing of Medical Education and Research, July 1, 1952 - miscellaneous file
Box 10
  • Joint panel on Chronic Disease and Aging, July 9. 1952 - transcript
  • Joint panel on Chronic Disease and Aging, July 9, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Joint panel on Mental Health and Mothers and Children, July 9, 1952 - transcript
  • Joint panel on Mental Health and Mothers and Children, July 9, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Joint panel on Rural Health, Industrial Health and Environmental Health Services, July 10, 1952 - transcript
  • Joint panel on Rural Health, Industrial Health and Environmental Health Services, July 10, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Public Medical Programs, July 11, 1952 - transcript
Box 11
  • Study panel on Public Medical Programs, July 11, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Dentistry, July 15, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Dentistry, July 15, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Study panel on Hospitals, July 17, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Hospitals, July 17, 1952 - miscellaneous file
Box 12
  • Joint panel on Research and Education of Physicians, Dentists, Nurses and Paramedical Personnel, August 12, 1952 - transcript
  • Joint panel on Research and Education of Physicians, Dentists, Nurses and Paramedical Personnel, August 12, 1952 - miscellaneous file
  • Joint panel on Care of Veterans, Military Medicine, Other Public Medical Programs, and Hospitals, August 13, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Financing a Health Program, October 7, 1952 - transcript
  • Study panel on Financing a Health Program, October 7, 1952 - miscellaneous file
Box 13
  • Study Panel on Financing a Health Program, October 8, 1952 - transcript
  • Study Panel on Financing a Health Program, October 8, 1952 - miscellaneous
  • Study Panel on Financing a Health Program, October 8, 1952 - statements (two folders)
    Public Hearings
  • Public Hearing- Dallas, Texas, August 18, 1952- transcript
Box 14
  • Public Hearing- Philadelphia, Pa., August 11, 1952- transcript
  • Public Hearing- Minneapolis, Minn., September 2, 1952- transcript
    Open Hearings
  • Open Hearing- St. Louis, Mo., September 15, 1952- transcript
Box 15
  • Open Hearing- Cleveland, Ohio, September 22, 1952- transcript
  • Open Hearing- Detroit, Mich., September 23, 1952- transcript
Box 16
  • Open Hearing- San Francisco, Calif., September 29, 1952- transcript
    Regional Meeting
  • Regional meeting- Raleigh, N. C., August 25, 1952- transcript
    Commission Meetings
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., January 14-15, 1952- transcript
Box 17
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., February 12, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., March 11, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., March 12, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., March 18, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Executive session, general- Washington, D.C., May 15, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., June 3, 1952- transcript
Box 18
  • Commission meeting- Executive session- Washington, D.C., July 10, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., September 8, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., September 9, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Executive session- Washington, D.C., October 9, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., October 17, 1952- transcript
Box 19
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., October 18, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., October 19, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., November 10, 1952- transcript
  • Commission meeting- Washington, D.C., November 12, 1952- transcript
    OFFICE OF THE CHAIRMAN
    Correspondence With Commissioners
Box 20
  • Commissioners
  • Barnard, Chester I.
  • Burket, Lester, M.D., D.D.S.
  • Clark, Dean A., M.D.
  • Clark, Donald M., M.D.
  • Graham, Evarts A., M.D.
  • Hayes, A.J.
  • Hinsey, Joseph C., M.D.
  • Johnson, Charles S.
  • Lee, Russel V., M.D.
  • Magee, Elizabeth S.
  • Magnuson, Paul B., M.D. (Chairman)
  • Poe, Clarence
  • Reed, Lowell J., M.D.
  • Reuther, Walter P.
  • Sheahan, Marion W.
  • Sloman, Ernest G., D.D.S.
  • Commissioners, Recommendations for
  • Applications for positions
  • Letters to commissioners- control file
  • Material forwarded to commissioners
  • Outline of commission work
  • Reservation for commissioners
  • Commissioners "Who's Who" sketches
    General Correspondence
Box 21
  • Agenda for Commission meetings
  • American Legion
  • American Medical Association
  • Assistance, offers of
  • Bureau of the Budget
  • Census Bureau
  • Committee on the Nation's Health
  • Consultants to Commission
  • Cornell Medical Index- Health Questioner
  • Crossley, Inc.
  • Data, Misc-information received for study (letters only)
  • Duke Endowment, The
  • Executive Order 10317, December 20, 1951
  • Federal Security Agency
  • Financing of Hospital Care, Commission on
  • Guest speakers before commissioners
  • Health Information Foundation
  • Health Resources Advisory Committee (Dr. Rusk)
  • Hearings (COHNN)
  • Holland, C. R., M.D.
  • Hirschfeld, Gerhard, study of
  • Information, Requests for, by the Commission
  • Information requests from COHNN by individuals
Box 22
  • Legislative Reference Service, Library of Congress
  • Loyalty clearance
  • Memoranda- Interoffice
  • Morbidity survey
  • National Health Council
  • New York Hospital Department
  • Panels (COHNN)
  • Personnel
  • Press Releases, information
  • Publication of final COHNN report
  • Reporter, The
  • Research Council for Economic Security
  • Speeches, extra copies
Box 23
  • Subjects, proposed- miscellaneous for study by commission (A-L)
  • Subjects, proposed- miscellaneous for study by commission (M-Z)
  • Veterans Administration
  • White House, The
    General Correspondence- Chronological File
  • Chronological file- January-March, 1952
  • Chronological file- April-July, 1952
  • Chronological file- July-December, 1952
    DIRECTOR OF STUDIES
    General Correspondence
Box 24
  • Aagaard, G. N., M.D.
  • Abrams, Herbert, M.D.
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Medical Association
  • Andrews, Justin, M.D.
  • Baehr, George, M.D.
  • Barnard, Chester I. (Commissioner)
  • Becker, Harry
  • Bond, George F., M.D.
  • Bourke, John J., M.D.
  • Bowler, John P., M.D.
  • Brauer, John C., D.D.S.
  • Brindle, James
  • Bullis, R. O., M.D.
  • Burket, Lester W., D.D.S., M.D.
  • Burney, L. E., M.D.
  • Carman, Harry J.
  • Chambers, Ralph M., M.D.
  • Cherkasky, Martin, M.D.
  • Cheston, J. Hamilton
  • Chope, H. D., M.D., Dr. P. H.
  • Clark, Dean A., M.D. (Commissioner)
  • Clark, Donald A., M.D. (Commissioner)
  • Collins, Joseph, M.D.
  • Darley, Ward, M.D.
  • Davies, M. Olwen
  • Davis, Graham L.
  • Davison, Wilburt, M.D.
  • Dickinson, Frank G., Ph. D.
  • Diehl, Harold, M.D.
  • Edwards, Gladys Talbott
  • Eller, C. Howe, M.D.
  • Evans, Lester, J., M.D.
  • Fales, W. T., Sc. D.
  • Federal Security Agency
  • Fish, Marjorie, O.T.R.
  • Fleming, Charles M. (Scotland)
  • Fleming, Willard C.
  • Garfield, Sidney R., M.D.
  • Graham, Evarts A., M.D. (Commissioner)
  • Grant, John B., M.D.
  • Greenburg, Leonard, M.D.
  • Gruenberg, Ernest, M.D.
Box 25
  • Ham, Thomas Hales, M.D.
  • Harris, Seymour E.
  • Hayes, Albert J. (Commissioner)
  • Hinsey, Joseph C., Ph. D.
  • Hodges, Francis T., M.D.
  • Holmes, E. M., Jr., M.D.
  • Hubbard, John P., M.D.
  • Hubbard, Ruth W.
  • Ijams, George E.
  • Johnson, Charles S., LL.D.
  • Jones, T. Duckett
  • Jordan, Edwin P., M.D.
  • Klem, Margaret
  • Lee, Russel V., M.D. (Commissioner)
  • Lehman, S.P., M.D., M.P.H.
  • Lembeke, Paul, M.D.
  • Levin, Morton, M.D.
  • Levine, S. Z., M.D.
  • Levitt, Alexander, M.D.
  • Loomis, Charles P.
  • Magee, Elizabeth S.
  • Makover, Henry B., M.D.
  • Marquette, Bleecker
  • May, Ben
  • Monroe, Robert, M.D.
  • Mott, F. D., M.D.
  • Mulholland, H. B., M.D.
  • Murdock, Thomas P., M.D.
  • National Social Welfare Assembly
  • Nicholson, Edna
  • Nyberg, Charles E.
  • Palyi, Melchior, M.D.
  • Peterson, Osler, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Peterson, Shailer
  • Poe, Clarence
  • Proger, Samuel, M.D.
  • Pullen, Roscoe L., M.D.
  • Randall, Marian, R.N.
  • Randall, Miss Ollie A.
  • Recommendations of the Commission
  • Reed, Lowell, J., Ph.D.
  • Reuther, Walter P. (Commissioner)
  • Rogers, Edward S., M.D.
  • Rohweder, Ralph A.
  • Rullin, Julian M., M.D.
  • Ryder, Brooks, M.D.
Box 26
  • Sander, O. A., M.D.
  • Sanger, W. T.
  • Schuler, Edgar A.
  • Seegal, David, M.D.
  • Sheahan, Marion W., R.N. (Commissioner)
  • Sheps, Cecil G., M.D., M.P.H.
  • Silver, George, M.D.
  • Stare, Fredrick J., M.D.
  • Stevenson, George S., M.D.
  • Swope, C. D., D.O.
  • Terris, Milton, M.D.
  • Van Wesep, Henry, Ph.D.
  • Weaver, H.M.
  • Weber, Mrs. Betty M. (Commission Librarian)
  • Weinerman, E. Richard, M.D.
  • Whittaker, Harold A.
  • Wiehl, Miss Dorothy G.
  • Witte, Edwin E.
  • Wylie, Wendell L.
  • Miscellaneous (folders 1 and 2)
    General Correspondence- Chronological File
Box 27
  • Chronological file, March - December, 1952
    Telegrams
  • Telegrams, March 1952 - January 1953
    Office Memorandums
  • Office Memorandums, March 1952 - December 1952
    Press Releases
  • Press Releases, March 1952 - October 1952
    Panel File
Box 28
  • List of study panels
  • Study panel on General Practice- correspondence
  • Study panel on General Practice- printed material
  • Study panel on Specialization- correspondence
  • Study panel on Specialization- printed material
  • Study panel on Group Practice- correspondence
  • Study panel on Group Practice- printed material
  • Study panel on Regionalization- correspondence
  • Study panel on Regionalization- printed material
  • Study panel on Promotion of Health- correspondence
  • Study panel on Promotion of Health- printed material
  • Study panel on Rehabilitation- correspondence
  • Study panel on Rehabilitation- printed material
  • Study panel on Prevention of Disease- correspondence
  • Study panel on Prevention of Disease- printed material
Box 29
  • Study panel on Medical Education- correspondence
  • Study panel on Medical Education- printed material
  • Joint panel on General Practice, Group Practice, Specialization, and Regionalization- correspondence
  • Joint panel on General Practice, Group Practice, Specialization, and Regionalization- printed material
  • Joint panel on Promotion of Health, Prevention of Disease, and Rehabilitation- correspondence
  • Joint panel on Promotion of Health, Prevention of Disease, and Rehabilitation- printed material
  • Study panel on Health of Aging- correspondence
  • Study panel on Health of Aging- printed material
  • Study panel on Mental Health- correspondence
  • Study panel on Mental Health- printed material
  • Study panel on Care of Chronically Ill- correspondence
  • Study panel on Care of Chronically Ill- printed material
Box 30
  • Study panel on Research- correspondence
  • Study panel on Research- printed material
  • Study panel on Industrial Health- correspondence
  • Study panel on Industrial Health- printed material
  • Study panel on Supply and Training of Nurses- correspondence
  • Study panel on Supply and Training of Nurses- printed material
  • Study panel on Health Care of Veterans and other Federal Beneficiaries- correspondence
  • Study panel on Health Care of Veterans and other Federal Beneficiaries- printed material
  • Study panel on Rural Health- correspondence
  • Study panel on Rural Health- printed material
  • Study panel on Military Medicine- correspondence
  • Study panel on Military Medicine- printed material
  • Study panel on Training of Paramedical Personnel- correspondence
  • Study panel on Training of Paramedical Personnel- printed material
Box 31
  • Study panel on Health of Mothers and Children- correspondence
  • Study panel on Health of Mothers and Children- printed material
  • Study panel on Environmental Health Services- correspondence
  • Study panel on Environmental Health Services- printed material
  • Study panel on Financing of Medical Education and Research- correspondence
  • Study panel on Financing of Medical Education and Research- printed material
  • Study panel on Health of the Aging, and Care of Chronically Ill- correspondence
  • Study panel on Health of the Aging, and Care of Chronically Ill- printed material
  • Study panel on Mental Health, and Health of Mothers and Children- correspondence
  • Study panel on Mental Health, and Health of Mothers and Children- printed material
  • Study panel on Industrial Health, Rural Health, and Environmental Health Services- correspondence
  • Study panel on Industrial Health, Rural Health, and Environmental Health Services- printed material
  • Study panel on Public Medical Programs- correspondence
  • Study panel on Public Medical Programs- printed material
Box 32
  • Study panel on Dentistry- correspondence
  • Study panel on Dentistry- printed material
  • Study panel on Hospitals- correspondence
  • Study panel on Hospitals- printed material
  • Joint panel on Research and Education of Physicians, Dentists, Nurses and Paramedical Personnel- correspondence
  • Joint panel on Research and Education of Physicians, Dentists, Nurses and Paramedical Personnel- printed material
  • Joint panel on Care of Veterans, Military Medicine and Public Medical Programs- correspondence
  • Joint panel on Care of Veterans, Military Medicine and Public Medical Programs- printed material
  • Study panel on Financing a Health Program- correspondence
  • Study panel on Financing a Health Program- printed material
  • Panels0Index (COH)
    Fact Book Sections
Box 33
  • Part I- Total Expenditures for Health
  • Part II- Governmental Expenditures for Health
  • Part III- Financing of Workmen's Compensation
  • Part IV- Financing of Research
  • Part V- Financing of Education
  • Part VI- Incomes of Health Personnel
  • Part VII- Financing of Hospital Services and Construction
  • Part VIII- Economic Status and Health
  • Part IX- Family Expenditures for Medical Care
  • Part X- Expenditures for Medical Care in Relation to Debts, Loans, Taxes, and Prepayment
  • Part XI- Prepayment for Health Services
  • Work Sheets
  • Outline of contents
    Fact Book Source Materials
  • Financing of proposed health legislation
    Fact Book Source Materials (unused)
Box 34
  • Financing
  • City finances- General expenditures for health and hospitals by city, 1950
  • Consumers' expenditures
  • Medical school costs
  • Voluntary health agencies- General funds and research funds, 1944-1950
  • Population estimates, effective buying income, per capita and per family, est. for 1951
  • Hill-Burton Hospitals- Status as of May 31, 1952
  • Hill-Burton Hospitals- New hospital projects, additions and alterations and all projects, by size of hospital
  • State finances- State aid for health and hospitals, by state, 1950
  • U.S. budgets for health and welfare- FY 1952-53
  • Notes and tables not used
  • Unused tables
  • Definition of comprehensive health services
  • Staff consultants to Commission on needs
  • Proposed schedule of work, June-September, 1952
  • Preliminary list- Panels and chairman
  • Proposed method of procedure for organization of panels
  • Material submitted to the Commission, March 18, 1952
  • "Black Book" No. 1 (Information manual for use of Commission members)
  • "Black Book" No. 2, "Building America's Health"
      The Report of the President's Commission on the Health Needs of the Nation: Washington, D.C.- 1952
  • Draft outline of the Commissions' report
  • Material used in the preparation of the Commission's report, (folder 1)
Box 35
  • Material used in the preparation of the Commission's report, (folders 2 and 3)
    Miscellaneous
  • Bookings Report- Outline
  • Internship and residency training for general practice
  • Public Affairs Pamphlets- Dallas Johnson, Educational Director
  • Work draft of guidelines to regional planning for nursing
  • Reports and correspondence pertaining to tuberculosis, 1952
Box 36
  • American Medical Association (folders 1 and 2)
  • American Medical Association- Capitol Clinic (folders 1 and 3)
Box 37
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Boek, Walter E.
  • Bibliography
  • British publications
  • Charts Master- re children
Box 38
  • Getting, Dr. Vlado A.
  • "Health Insurance Plans"- Report to the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, U.S. Senate
  • Hoover Commission
  • Hospitalization benefits legislation- Senator Murray
  • Index- Commission meeting, Jan. 15-16, 1952
  • Legislation- Numbers and outline of bills pending, 82nd Congress, 2nd session
  • Local Health Department
  • Local public health units, Federal aid to, March 12, 1952
  • Magazine Clippings
  • Medical Education Federal Aid to, March 5, 1952
  • Mulholland, H.B.
  • National Health Council
Box 39
  • "National Health Insurance", by Michael M. Davis
  • National Security Resources Board
  • Nurses- Legislation- Mrs. Bolton
  • Nurses- Lists of file material on nurses
  • Paramedical
  • Physicians
  • Press clippings
  • Psychiatric Association, Charts
  • Public Health Service
  • Public Health Directories
  • Reporter, The
  • Rural areas
  • Simmons, James Stevens
  • Social Legislation Information Service
  • Washington Report on the Medical Sciences
    Source Materials- Publications
Box 40
  • A- Numbers 1-9
  • B- Numbers 10-19
  • C- Numbers 20-29 (folder 1)
Box 41
  • C- Numbers 20-29 (folder 2)
  • D- Numbers 30-39
  • E- Numbers 40-49
  • F- Numbers 50-59 (folder 1)
Box 42
  • F- Numbers 50-59 (folder 2)
  • G- Numbers 60-69
  • H- Numbers 70-79 (folders 1 & 2)
Box 43
  • Health Resources Advisory Committee: H-79
      Arthritis and rheumatism
      Blindness and eye disease
      Cancer
      Cerebral palsy
      Death charts
      Federal aid for local health services
      Federal aid to medical education
      Heart and cardiovascular
      Medical care and death expense chart
      Mental health in the United States
      Money- How people spend- What civilians spent in 1950
      Multiple sclerosis
      Muscular dystrophy
      Public Health Services Bill, summaries of H. R. 5865 and S. 522
      Sargent, James C.- Statement H. R. 910
      Universal Military Training
      Voluntary health agencies, funds raised by- chart
Box 44
  • I- Numbers 80-89
  • J- Numbers 90-99
  • K- Numbers 100-109
  • L- Numbers 110-119
  • M- Numbers 120-129(folder 1)
Box 45
  • M- Numbers 120-129(folder 2)
  • N- Numbers 130-139
Box 46
  • O- Numbers 140-149
  • P- Numbers 150-159(folders 1 & 2)
Box 47
  • Q- Numbers 160-169
  • R- Numbers 170-179 folders 1 & 2)
Box 48
  • S- Numbers 180-189(folders 1 & 2)
  • T- Numbers 190-199
  • U- Numbers 200-209
  • V- Numbers 210-219
  • W- Numbers 220-229
  • XYZ- Numbers 230-239
    Source Materials- Earnings Project
Box 49
  • Research project on earnings (Dr. Grant)
    Source Materials- Health Insurance Project
  • American Medical Association- Miscellaneous materials
  • Bibliographies
  • Blue Cross Commission
  • Blue Shield Medical Care Plan
  • Census reports
  • Cooperative Health Federation
  • Costs of medical care
  • Health Insurance Council
  • Health Insurance Foundation
  • Health Services conferences and reports, outlines for
  • Hospital statistics
  • Income studies
  • Memorandums
  • "The Modern Hospital;," December 1951
    Source Materials- Hospital Project
  • Hospital Project
  • Areas of high priority that cannot afford hospitals
  • Civil defense needs
  • Commission on Hospital Care
  • Coordinated hospital system
  • Facts and figures on progress
  • Federal hospitals
Box 50
  • Hospital Facilities Division
  • Hill-Burton Bill
  • Legislation for building of hospitals
  • Licensing of hospitals
  • Local health units- APHA Statement
  • Local public health units- Reports
  • Need for research
  • Need for hospital facilities
  • Staffing of hospitals
  • State programs
    Source Materials- Nursing Project
  • Nursing project
  • American Association of Industrial Nurses
  • American Nurses Association
  • Association of Collegiate Schools of Nursing
  • Attrition- Nursing
  • Catholic hospitals
  • Census
  • Commission memos
  • Cost- Nursing education
  • Costs- Nursing in hospitals
  • Courses for professional nurses, two year
  • Economic security- salaries
  • Health Information Foundation
  • Industrial nurses
  • Hospital living standards
  • In-service education
  • Legislation
  • Mobilization for defense
Box 51
  • National Association for Practical Nurse Education
  • National Committee for the Improvement of Nursing Services
  • National Health Council
  • National League of Nursing Education
  • National Nursing Accrediting Service
  • National Organization for Public Health Nursing, Inc.
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing in medical care plans
  • Nursing services and family income
  • Nursing service team
  • Nursing shortages
  • Practical nursing
  • Psychiatric nursing
  • Public Health nurses
  • Public Health nursing- combination agencies
  • Regionalization
  • Rural nursing programs
  • Schools of nursing- combination or coordinated
  • Seventh Day Adventists- Nursing
  • State aid to nursing education
  • State nursing surveys
  • Student nurses
  • Studies-various
  • Tuberculosis nursing
    Source Materials- Weinfeld
Box 52
  • Summary Report- Part I, Vol. 2
  • Summary Report- Part II, Vol. 2
  • Dentistry
  • Low income facilities
  • Medical economies
  • Research Council for Economic Security
Box 53
  • Publications (folders 1-3)
Box 54
  • Publications (folders 4-6)
    Statements Made at Public Hearings (masters)
Box 55
  • Outlines of Regional Public Hearings on Health
  • The Consumer of medical services
      The worker
      Industry
      Rural health
      Co-operatives
      Children
      The older individual
      The veteran
      The migrant worker
      Special racial groups
Box 56
  • Health problems
      Health problems
  • Rebuilding health and usefulness
      Rebuilding health and usefulness
  • Professional groups
      Doctors
      Dentists
      Public health workers
      Health and public welfare groups
      Osteopaths
Box 57
  • Medical facilities
      Hospitals
      Health centers (folders 1 & 2)
  • Health insurance
      Health insurance
  • Professional education
      Professional education
  • Miscellaneous
      Miscellaneous
    Statements Made of Public Hearings (typed)
Box 58
  • Aging
  • The veteran: his medical care
  • Migrant workers
  • Health problems
  • Rebuilding health and usefulness
  • Doctor's statements
Box 59
  • Children's health
  • Rural health
  • Health and public welfare groups
  • Osteopathic medicine
  • Hospitals
  • Health insurance
  • Professional education
    Testimony at Public Hearings
Box 60
  • Cleveland, Ohio
      testimony
  • Dallas, Texas
      testimony (folders 1 & 2)
Box 61
  • Detroit, Michigan
      correspondence with participants
  • Detroit, Michigan
      testimony (folders 1-4)
Box 62
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
      correspondence with participants
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota
      testimony (folders 1-3)
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
      correspondence with participants
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
      testimony (folders 1 & 2)
Box 63
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
      testimony (folders 3-5)
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
      testimony (folders 1 & 2)
Box 64
  • St. Louis, Missouri
      correspondence with participants
  • St. Louis, Missouri
      testimony (folders 1-4)
Box 65
  • St. Louis, Missouri
      testimony (folder 5)
  • San Francisco, California
      correspondence with participants
  • San Francisco, California
      testimony (folders 1-3)
Box 66
  • Press Releases-Public Hearings-Complete Sets
  • Press Release-Wed., March 12. “Witnesses Testify Before Comm. on Aid to Medical Education.”
  • Press Release-Mon., March 17. “President’s Health Commission Meets on Aid to Local Health Units.”
  • Press Release-Wed., March 19. “Witnesses Testify Before Comm. on Aid to Local Health Units”.
  • Press Release-Mon., April 7. “President’s Health Commission Schedules Panels on Medical Care”.
  • Press Release-Mon., April 21. “President’s Health Commission Schedules Three Important Panels”.
  • Press Release-Mon., May 12. “Pres. Health Com. Holds Hearings on 8 Maj. Problems”.
  • Press Release-Mon., May 19. “Pres. Health Com. Schedules 3 Import. Panels”:(Mental, Aging, Chron. Ill)
  • Press Release-Sun., May 25 “Pres. Health Com. Schedules 3 Import. Panels” (Research, Indust., Nursing)
  • Press Release-Tues., June 3. “Commission…Reports to President Truman.”
  • Press Release-Wed., June 11.”Magnuson Lashes Out at Opponents of Pres. Com.”
  • Press Release-Sat., June 28. “New Member Added to PCHNN (Dr. Lester W. Burket)”
  • Press Release-Tues., July 8. “PHC Holds Two-Day Meeting on Seven Medical Problems” (Joint-Open Hearings)
  • Press Release-7-14-52. Pres. Com on Health Needs Sets Dates for Public Hearing
  • Press Release-7-26-52. “Pres. Com. On Health Shifts Texas Hearings to Dallas.”
  • Press Release 7-29-52. “Pres. Com on Health Schedules First Public Hearings in Philadelphia.”
  • Press Release 8-5-52. “Pres Com. on Health Sched. Public Hearing in Raleigh, North Carolina.”
  • Press Release 8-11-52. “Pres. Health Commission Holds Open Hearings on Nine Medical Problems”
  • Press Release 8-14-52. “Pres. Com. on Health Chooses Local Chairman for Health Hearing in Minneapolis”
  • Press Release Aug. 17. “Dallas Hearing of Pres. Health Com. Draws Wide Repre. from So. Westn.Med.&Lay.Orgs
Box 67
  • Press Release Aug. 24. “N.C. Governor to Keynote Raleigh Hearing of Pres. Health Com. on Reg. Health Situation in South”
  • Press Release 8-27-52. “Local Chmn. Chosen for Mid-western Pub. Hrg. Of Pres. Com. On Health Needs Natl.”
  • Press Release Sun., Aug 31. “Minneapolis Hearing of Pres. Health Com. Draws Wide Repre. from N.Cent. Med. & Lay Orgs.”
  • Press Release 9-4-52. “Ohio Hearing of Pres. Com. on Health to be Held in Council Chamber of Cleve. City Hall”
  • Press Release 9-5-52 “Local Chairman Chosen for Michigan Public Hearing of Pres. Com. on Health Needs of Nation”
  • Press Release Sun., September 14. “St. Louis Hearing of PHC Draws Wide Representation from Midwestern Med. and Lay. Organization”
  • Press Release “Local Chmn. Chose for Calif. Public Hearing of PCHNN”
  • Press Release Sun., September 21. “Cleve. Hearing of Pres. Health Com. Draws Wide Repre. from Ohio Med. & Lay. Orgs
  • Press Release Sun., September 21. “Detroit Hearing of Pres. Health Com. Draws Wide Repre. from Mich., Ind., & Ill. Med. and Lay Organizations”
  • Press Release Sun., September 29. “California Hearing of Pres. Health Com. Draws Wide Repre. from State Medical and Lay Organizations”
  • Press Release Mon., Oct. 6. “Pres. Health Com. Schedules Two-Day Hearing on Methods of Financing, Health Progs.”
    Speeches
  • The Medical and Chirurgical Society of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, April 30, 1952
  • The Norfolk District Medical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, May 7, 1952
  • Greater New York Hospital Association, New York City, New York, May 14, 1952
  • National Association of Science Writers, Chicago, Illinois, June 10, 1952 Material in the Oversize Collection -a summary of tables pertaining to collections of reimbursable insurance benefits and related data (tables are in box 70)
Box 68
  • PCHNN- Commission Meetings Feb. 13, 1952- Transcript
  • PCHNN- Commission Meetings Nov. 11, 1952- Transcript
  • PCHNN- Commission Meetings Nov. 29, 1952- Transcript
  • PCHNN- Commission Meetings Nov. 30, 1952- Transcript
Box 69
  • Public Health Service Manual
      -Index
      -PHS Act
      -Title VII of PL 410
      -Water Pollution
      -Misc. Provisions
      -PHS Regulations
      -Transmittal Notices
  • Licensure Laws- Alaska-Neb. (folders 1 and 2)
  • Licensure Laws- Nev.-Wyoming (folders 1 and 2)
  • Building America’s Health: The Report of the President’s Commission on the Health Needs of the Nation, December 18, 1952
Box 70
  • Table I-Consolidation-Collections of Reimbursable Insurance Benefits and Related Data for first half FY 1952
  • Table II-Summary-Collections of Reimbursable Insurance Benefits and Related Data for first half FY 1952
  • Table III-Comparison of Insured Patients discharged, charge billed and amount collected of reimbursable insurance benefits between fiscal year 1950 and first half fiscal year 1952

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