Healthcare Reform: We Need to Reframe the Questions (via Barkingdoc’s Blog)


This was a perspective on healthcare for those who don’t have such good access. I thought it really puts a human face on the issue of access.

One year after passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the debate roars on, in Congress and everywhere else. And these debates often revolve around a big question, even when it is left unspoken or implied: Is health care a basic human right? In 1990 I made a quantum leap from practicing in the Navy’s single-payer, universal-coverage health care system into civilian pediatrics. Having been insulated from the profit end of health … Read More

via Barkingdoc's Blog

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