Tag Archives: Healthcare

Blame FDR for our healthcare disaster

Left, Right, and in between, everyone can agree that our employer-provided health insurance industry is failing. Even if the overwhelming majority of Americans wish to keep their private health insurance, the market itself issues perverse incentives and leaves millions of Americans in the dust. Republicans rightly blame Obamacare for the consolidation of the health insurance… Read More »

Help from the comfort of your sitting room: Is this the next big thing in mental healthcare?

Let’s talk: But is virtual replacement the way forward? Help from the comfort of your sitting room: Is this the next big thing in mental healthcare? Independent.ie Talk to someone. So goes the oft-quoted refrain dispensed via mental health awareness campaigns. It’s sound advice for those experiencing mental health difficulties – the trouble is that… Read More »

Trump Ready To Force Transparency In Healthcare Pricing With An Executive Order

President Donald Trump answers a question from a member of the media during a signing ceremony in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 10, 2018. President Trump signed two bills, the Know the Lowest Price Act and the Patients’ Right to Know Drug Prices Act, which promote greater transparency… Read More »