Public Health Service Hospitals: Hearings, Ninety-third Congress, First Session ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1978 - Public Hospitals - 297 pages
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Page 41 - Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring) , That it is the sense of the Congress that the following Code of Ethics should be adhered to by all Government employees, including officeholders: CODE OF ETHICS FOR GOVERNMENT SERVICE Any person in Government service should : 1.
Page 81 - excess property" means any property under the control of any Federal agency which is not required for its needs and the discharge of its responsibilities, as determined by the head thereof. (f) The term "foreign excess property" means any excess property located outside the continental United States, Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. (g) The term "surplus property...
Page 83 - ... Technology, to weigh the merits of transferring responsibility for the health care of American seamen, and the five remaining Public Health Service general hospitals, to the Veterans' Administration. In view of the foregoing the questions arose, on which our opinion is requested, "as to the authority of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare to close any or all of the Public Health Service hospitals and to transfer a statutory responsibility to another Government agency." Also, "The...
Page 79 - ALL said * * * the tax will fall upon no member of this House, but will be exclusively drawn from the earnings of a small part of the community, who, in all probability, will receive no advantages from it for fifty years to come as large and splendid buildings must first be erected, in order to exhibit to the world a specimen of public charity.
Page 80 - ... Secretary was authorized under the act of April 20, 1866, Revised Statutes, as amended June 27, 1866, section 4806, to sell or lease such marine hospital buildings and lands as he deemed advisable. Most important to note, however, is the fact that Congress in giving such authority insured that the basic hospital system would be maintained by prohibiting the sale or lease of the hospitals at Portland, Maine, and Cleveland, Ohio, and provided that no hospital would be sold or leased if the relief...
Page 261 - In testimony before the Subcommittee on Public Health and Welfare of the House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Dr.
Page 223 - Services medical facilities or at community hospitals under the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS).
Page 147 - School and several other staff members lecture in the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine at Tulane University.