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Poll: Majority support single payer health plan (without a price tag)...
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A poll released yesterday by the Washington Post/Kaiser Family Foundation found that a slim majority supports single payer health care.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-04-13 17:41 UTC
A new poll found that a majority of Americans support a radical change to the US healthcare system...
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59% of Americans support a Medicare-for-all system similar to the one proposed by Sen. Bernie Sanders and other liberal Democrats.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-27 22:52 UTC
Senators Rally To Attack Skyrocketing Health Care Prices...
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A bipartisan group of senators is trying to find a legislative fix for rising health care costs: the lack of a market-listed rate for goods and services.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-03-05 00:39 UTC
Trump asked 'Why can't Medicare simply cover everybody?' before pushing Obamacare repeal...
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Trump, according to the book "Fire and Fury" by Michael Wolff, "probably prefers the notion of having more people having health insurance than fewer people having it." "In fact, he probably favored government-funded health care more than any other Republican," said Wolff in his book, which has been
By viper1 on 2018-01-05 22:25 UTC
Democrats blast new Obamacare fix from Orrin Hatch, Kevin Brady...
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The deal would ensure cost-sharing reduction payments to Obamacare insurers for two years. The payments are to reimburse insurers for lowering out-of-pocket costs for low-income people on Obamacare's exchanges. Without the payments, insurers are expected to raise premiums at least 20 percent on
By earlybird on 2017-10-25 05:38 UTC
Elderly neglected by NHS because loved ones won't complain ...
Elderly patients are being failed by hospitals as their relatives are too scared to complain, with a report revealing that more than two-thirds of those who complain claiming it made no difference to care.
By peterb on 2017-08-17 04:39 UTC
Americans Spend The Most For Health Care, Still Die Young...
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Theres also a surprising disconnect between how healthy Americans believe they are, and how healthy they really are.
By rjx32 on 2017-08-03 17:47 UTC
How Medicaid brought down TrumpCare...
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Republican efforts to repeal, and replace, the Affordable Care Act have failed, largely because their legislation did so much more. In their hubris they sought to also dismantle the traditional Medicaid that predated the Affordable Care Act by 45 years, s
By rjx32 on 2017-07-19 17:23 UTC
Sanders: 'Medicare for All' proposal coming after ObamaCare debate...
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders: 'Medicare for All' proposal coming after ObamaCare debate Battle breaks out in California over single-payer healthcare GOP congressional baseball shooters widow gives first sit-down interview MORE (I-Vt.)
By viper1 on 2017-07-02 14:31 UTC
Feasible to prescribe ART to emergency department patients with suspected acute HIV infection...
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Pilot study demonstrates that delivering antiretroviral treatment to individuals presenting to emergency departments with suspected acute HIV infection is highly feasible,
By AVERT on 2017-06-28 16:16 UTC
Congressional Budget Office Says 22 Million Americans Would Lose Coverage Under GOP Health Care Bill...
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A report from the Congressional Budget Office has pushed another Republican to say she can't support their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
By viper1 on 2017-06-27 17:55 UTC
Opinion: Youre Probably Going to Need Medicaid...
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Mr. Trump and the Republicans would lower spending on the frailest and most vulnerable people in our health care system. They would like most Americans to believe that these cuts will not affect them, only their “undeserving” neighbors. But that hides the truth that draconian cuts to Medicaid
By rjx32 on 2017-06-13 13:21 UTC
Doctors in the USA see few cases of risk compensation among PrEP users...
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Most healthcare providers cite worries over risk compensation after providing HIV prevention drug PrEP, but experiences among doctors who do prescribe PrEP are positive.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 13:26 UTC
Senate Republicans Edge Closer to a Deal on Health Care...
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Senate Republicans are moving closer to a deal on health care reform despite their differences on Medicaid spending.
By rjx32 on 2017-06-08 10:46 UTC
GOP Senators Take The Ax To Medicaid...
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A handful of conservative senators are pushing for some steep cuts to the federally-backed health insurance program Medicaid.
By viper1 on 2017-05-15 14:00 UTC
Aetna will completely exit Obamacare exchanges in 2018...
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"Our individual Commercial products lost nearly $700 million between 2014 and 2016..." The post Aetna will completely exit Obamacare exchanges in 2018 appeared first on Hot Air.
By rjx32 on 2017-05-11 00:51 UTC
Trump Celebrates With GOP Lawmakers At White House After House Passes Republican-Backed Health Care Bill...
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The bill would reduce subsidies for low-income Americans and eliminate taxes on the wealthy. Under the new deal, states can choose to allow insurers to charge higher rates for people with pre-existing conditions.
By viper1 on 2017-05-04 22:32 UTC
Here's What You Need to Know About the Health Care Bill...
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It gets rid of Obamacare's system of subsidies for people who don't get insurance through work or government programs and replaces it with a less generous system of fixed tax credits. It cuts Medicaid and uses the savings to do away with taxes on wealthier Americans and medical industries that were
By viper1 on 2017-05-04 22:12 UTC
GOP Congresswoman Slams Trumpcare, Says It Could "Severely Harm" People's Health...
On Wednesday, Republicans drafted an amendment that would provide some additional funding to help people with preexisting conditions who might otherwise be priced out of coverage under the GOP bill. That amendment seems to have won over some of the wavering Republicans—but not Ros-Lehtinen.
By viper1 on 2017-05-04 22:05 UTC
Five Things That Could Doom Trumpcare in the Senate...
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With only a two-vote Republican majority and no likely Democratic support, it would take only three GOP no votes to sink the bill.
By viper1 on 2017-05-04 22:02 UTC

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