Monthly Archives: May 2017

The price tag on universal health care is in, and it’s bigger than California’s budget – Sacramento Bee


Sacramento Bee

The price tag on universal health care is in, and it's bigger than California's budget
Sacramento Bee
The price tag is in: It would cost $400 billion to remake California's health insurance marketplace and create a publicly funded universal heath care system, according to a state financial analysis released Monday. California would have to find an ...
$400 Billion Price Tag For California Single-Payer HealthcareCBS San Francisco Bay Area
Single-Payer Health Care Would Cost $400 Billion Annually in CaliforniaBreitbart News
Single-payer health care for California takes the next step89.3 KPCC

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We should research our health care at least as well as our cars – Baltimore Sun


Baltimore Sun

We should research our health care at least as well as our cars
Baltimore Sun
As consumers, we spend more time researching television, vacation and vehicle purchases than making health care spending decisions. That's according to an insurance industry survey that finds analyzing health coverage comes in far behind the time ...
The problem with state-led healthcare policyFierceHealthcare
5 thoughts on whether the Trump-Russia investigations will derail healthcare reformBecker's Hospital Review
Reports: Trump Budget to Cut Medicaid; Healthcare Subsidies to Stay for 90 DaysAJMC.com Managed Markets Network
Allentown Morning Call -Medical Xpress -Fillmore County Journal
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Why Won’t More American Corporations Support Single-Payer … – The Nation.


The Nation.

Why Won't More American Corporations Support Single-Payer ...
The Nation.
Talk of single-payer health care in the United States popped up in an unexpected place recently: the most recent Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. “The wh.
Healthcare reforms are real prescription for American economic ...The Hill (blog)

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Israeli Researchers Develop Anti-Aging Cream Using Nanotechnology – TheTower.org


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Israeli Researchers Develop Anti-Aging Cream Using Nanotechnology
TheTower.org
Wrinkle-smoothing hyaluronic acid can now be introduced into the skin without injections, thanks to an Israeli research team that spent years developing a nanotechnology for this purpose. Facial wrinkles, lines and sagging result from the body's ...

Documentary screening promotes action to improve global health care – The Stanford Daily


The Stanford Daily

Documentary screening promotes action to improve global health care
The Stanford Daily
Last week, Stanford's Center for Innovation in Global Health (CIGH) hosted a pre-release screening of “Bending the Arc,” a documentary depicting the origins and growth of the global organization Partners in Health (PIH), a nonprofit dedicated to ...

New study finds inequalities in healthcare access, quality between best and worst-performing countries – News-Medical.net


Business Day (registration)

New study finds inequalities in healthcare access, quality between best and worst-performing countries
News-Medical.net
Despite global improvements in healthcare quality and access over 25 years, inequalities between the best and worst-performing countries have grown. Even among countries of similar development levels, there is wide variation in healthcare access and ...
Prevention strategies are vital to universal healthcare coverage successBusiness Day (registration)

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Activists stage rally to bring attention back to health care – Citizens Voice


Citizens Voice

Activists stage rally to bring attention back to health care
Citizens Voice
SCRANTON — Activists pushing to preserve “Obamacare” kept up the pressure Sunday, looking to return attention to Republicans who would like to rewrite the nation's health care law. The group NEPA Healthcare Defenders Coalition gathered on ...

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False Claims Act overreach in healthcare: patients lose – Washington Examiner


Washington Examiner

False Claims Act overreach in healthcare: patients lose
Washington Examiner
Politicians are often heard decrying fraud and abuse in the healthcare system, particularly where government payers like Medicare and Medicaid are involved. Such fraud certainly occurs: situations involving physicians billing payers for patients they ...

Healthcare reform must include repeal of all ObamaCare taxes – The Hill (blog)


The Hill (blog)

Healthcare reform must include repeal of all ObamaCare taxes
The Hill (blog)
When it was signed into law in 2010, ObamaCare imposed roughly one trillion dollars in taxes on the American people. The nearly 20 new or higher taxes hit middle class families and small businesses, raised the cost of healthcare, and reduced access to ...

Health care fight lessons could complicate GOP tax push – Politico


Politico

Health care fight lessons could complicate GOP tax push
Politico
GOP leaders and the White House frequently stated that the so-called American Health Care Act had been finalized, only to watch recalcitrant members balk. With the entire plan in jeopardy, leadership relented and changed the bill. "If for whatever ...
House GOP not sold on Ryan's tax reform planThe Hill

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