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  • Posted on Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    Interview with Robert Kiefner, M.D. | The Exchange, NHPR, December 13, 2017
    With uncertainty over the Affordable Care Act's future, and Congressional inaction on an alternative, some lawmakers in D.C. and New Hampshire are re-branding an old idea: government-financed universal healthcare.

  • Posted on Friday, December 8, 2017
    By Natalie Shure | Jacobin, December 8, 2017
    In the spring of 1969, a dozen feminists gathered at a women’s conference in Boston and came to a sober conclusion: their encounters with the United States health-care system had been overwhelmingly negative.

  • Posted on Friday, December 1, 2017
    By Brad Cotton, M.D. | Emergency Medicine News, December 2017
    Linda couldn't afford the gallbladder ultrasound her hometown doc recommended. Six months later, she is in my ED. She has cholecystitis, a fever, and an elevated WBC.

  • Posted on Friday, December 15, 2017
    You know that there is something wrong with our health care financing system when you may have to pay more for your prescriptions when you use your insurance than you would if you simply paid cash.
  • Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2017
    By comparing states that expanded the use of Medicaid with those that did not, it was possible to examine the merits in Medicaid versus ACA exchange plans for low-income adults.
  • Posted on Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    Although our attention has been directed to ensuring health care for all in the United States, related social problems are quite prevalent as well. In a way, Silicon Valley represents an amplified microcosm of the problems in our nation.