Sunday, May 19, 2019
Democrats grapple with fully embracing Medicare for All: MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A half-dozen presidential candidates back "Medicare for All," a proposal that would put the government in charge of most health benefits. But some of the Democrats they're...
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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Monday, May 13, 2019
Health Care in the US Should Be Affordable and Accessible: America’s broken health-care system extorts its patients just so they can access a basic human right.
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Hospitals divert ambulances when incoming patients more likely poor: A study finds private hospitals are more likely to turn away ambulances when a public hospital is on diversion, suggesting hospitals may be diverting for financial reasons.
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Washington to offer first 'public option' insurance in US - ABC News: Get breaking national and world news, broadcast video coverage, and exclusive interviews. Find the top news online at ABC news.
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Sunday, May 12, 2019
RAND Study: Hospitals Charging The Privately Insured 2.4 Times What They Charge Medicare Patients: For generations, the prices that hospitals charge patients with private insurance have been shrouded in secrecy. An explosive new study has unlocked some of those secrets.
Posted by Craig at 6:24 AM
Charlie Munger: America's healthcare system is a 'national disgrace': The U.S. health care system is a “national disgrace” and should be replaced with a single-payer model, says Charlie Munger, the right-hand man of Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett.
Posted by Craig at 6:20 AM
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Sunday, May 5, 2019
I Used to Be a Propagandist for Insurance Companies. Learn the Four Truths the Insurance Industry Doesn’t Want Americans to See | Tarbell
I Used to Be a Propagandist for Insurance Companies. Learn the Four Truths the Insurance Industry Doesn’t Want Americans to See | Tarbell: Propagandists are trying to force Congress and voters to make fear-based choices about health care.
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US health care premiums rob low-income Americans — Quartz: Many Americans would have more money with socialized health care
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Catherine Rampell: Health-care act faces another assault | Columnists | lacrossetribune.com: The worst thing that Attorney General William P. Barr did last week arguably had nothing to do with possible contempt of Congress or the Mueller report.
Posted by Craig at 5:23 AM
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Medicare-for-all: Ady Barkan testimony was big moment at House hearing - Vox: "I needed Medicare-for-all yesterday. Millions of people need it today. The time to pass this law is now," said one activist.
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