By Jacob J. Spies (auth.), Richard H. Egdahl M.D., Ph.D. (eds.)
Excerpt from convention deal with essentially the most advanced and demanding social matters dealing with our country is reform of our nationwide well-being approach. i'm in my opinion devoted, and Goodyear Tire & Rubber is dedicated, to doing every thing we will be able to to aid increase that procedure whereas at the same time gaining a few degree of regulate over the tremen dous price of fee escalation. i believe very strongly that during the months forward, company leaders needs to turn into actively thinking about a concerted attempt to strike a stability among our wish to guarantee the simplest treatment for all and the truth of doing so at a value our society can find the money for. For the prior years i've been chairman of the company Roundtable's activity strength on overall healthiness and in that skill were operating heavily with the Washington enterprise staff on wellbeing and fitness. via this publicity and the encour getting older result of Goodyear's personal rate containment actions, i used to be requested to serve on HEW Secretary Califano's Advisory Committee on nationwide medical health insurance. This committee, representing a vast spectrum of pursuits and services, might be assembly in towns around the state and should carry hearings in Washington earlier than stepping into ultimate discussions with HEW and different admin istration officers. the results of its paintings is to be mixed with that of the HEW employees in formulating the foundation of President Carter's nationwide medical health insurance proposal.