Harvard Professors Diagnose "The Health Care Mess" in 2005 Book

Publishing a book on the history of medical care and education

In 2005, Harvard University Press published The Health Care Mess: How We Got Into It and What It Will Take To Get Out. The co-authors were Julius B. Richmond, MD, and Rashi Fein, PhD.

Key Results

  • The book sold all 5,000 copies in its first printing.

  • As of May 2006, the publishers were printing additional copies of the hard cover book to satisfy demand until the paperback version becomes available, expected in Spring 2007.