Senator Humphrey asked for an opportunity to present in The Journal his views on health care under social security. The AMA disagrees with Senator Humphrey in principle, and specifically with many of the statements which appear in this communication. In deference to him, however, his manuscript is reproduced without critical comment or annotation.
A summary of the testimony on the King Bill, H. R. 4222, by Dr. L. W. Larson was published in the Aug. 12, 1961, issue of The Journal.—Ed.
Humphrey HH. Health Care Under Social Security. JAMA. 1961;177(10):700-701. doi:10.1001/jama.1961.73040360009006