The Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently released a report entitled “HHS Should Assess the Effectiveness of its Efforts to Enhance Patient Access to and Use of Electronic Health Information” (GAO Continue Reading….
There are two groups of Americans that love the Republicans’ American Health Care Act: The Richest Americans The richest Americans love the Republicans’ American Health Care Act because it repeals Continue Reading….
Many Americans have been hearing the statement “Medicaid is a failure because doctors and hospitals do not accept it” (along with other “Medicaid is a failure” statements) and you might have Continue Reading….
Americans do not understand the fundamental differences between the Democratic and the Republican healthcare agendas because, quite frankly, the political parties often like it that way. There is nothing worse for Continue Reading….
We are all familiar with political healthcare propaganda. It is widespread, especially when politicians are trying to sway opinion polls or need a platform to rile American voters. Let me Continue Reading….
In a recent blog post, I showed you how a doctor can increase his out-patient reimbursements simply by changing the ownership of the medical facility from which he delivers care. Continue Reading….
The Individual Mandate, officially called the Individual Shared Responsibility Payment, is the penalty imposed on Americans who don’t obtain Minimum Essential Coverage per Obamacare (PPACA) in any given year. Health Continue Reading….
To get a handle on our government’s role in healthcare, let’s look at what the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), our government’s department for all things dealing with Continue Reading….
The Republicans have answered President Trump’s call for Congress to “repeal and replace Obamacare with reforms that expand choice, increase access, lower costs, and at the same time, provide better Continue Reading….
The more I learn about our “free-market”, for-profit healthcare system, the more I am convinced that we need a single payer, universal system (like Medicare For All). Our for-profit healthcare Continue Reading….