It’s always exhilarating watching a Presidential inauguration. The pomp and pageantry celebrates more than 200 years of orderly transition of government. Under the mantle of our 44th President, the next four years hold some exciting changes for health care. Here’s a brief look at what 2013 will bring. 2013 is primarily a transition year. By… Read More Obama 2.0 – What’s next for healthcare?
The state of Texas is famous for many things – from the Alamo to oil. However, being “women’s health friendly” certainly isn’t on the list. A new report comes down hard on a Texas plan to ban participation by Planned Parenthood clinics in the state’s Women’s Health Program (WHP). If enacted, tens of thousands of… Read More Texas Health Plan May Strand Thousands of Women
31 percent of doctors won’t accept new Medicaid patients. That puts more burden on the ones that do.… Read More The “Care” Part of Healthcare
A handful of judges are in the midst of deciding whether the Affordable Care Act’s mandate to buy health insurance is legal. Some say it is, some say the government can’t legislate this. Stop and think. We already have mandates– they’re called Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security and unemployment. All are “contributions” deducted from our paychecks every two… Read More Stop Shouting and Think