Category Archives: Single Payer

 Why Selling Trumpcare with “Patient-Centered Care” Sickens the Primary Care Doctor

Op-ed by Kenneth Dolkart, MD Have you ever heard people talk nonsense about something you know about? Perhaps you’ve had a laugh when you hear people talking through their hat about a machine you work on, a technique you know, … Continue reading

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What Nurses are Saying re: Trump’s American Health Care Act

Most nurses and doctors I know want to provide care not play games with insurance companies! The American Nurse Association (ANA) is speaking out about the latest political healthcare policy, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) provided by the Trump … Continue reading

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A Patient’s Perspective on Why APRNs Should Be Allowed to Practice Independently

By Rebecca Turley Like countless other Americans, I value my healthcare. I take comfort in knowing that my family and I have access to high-quality care in the event that something unexpected happens; whether it’s a broken bone or something far … Continue reading

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