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The American Healthcare Mess ...

… It May Get Messier

June should be on the radar of millions of Americans who currently receive subsidized health insurance as part of the Affordable Healthcare Act (ACA). 608 more words


‘Walk of Shame’ Soundtrack

The soundtrack album for the comedy Walk of Shame features the songs from the film by such artists as Dave Audé (featuring AKON & Luciana), Marcus Latief Scott (featuring John Costello), Brenna Bishop, Lux Lovelle, Eli “Paperboy” Reed and Scott Spock & Corky James. 146 more words

Movie Soundtracks Worth A Listen

Nicholas Kristof ‘s Grand Epiphany: Unions (At least in the Private Sector) Should Not Be Eviscerated

I suppose in a political climate as demented and one dimensional as ours, one in which the Democrat president of the United States has been insidiously union busting since the day he entered office, one in which the Democrat governor of New York is actively union busting and talking about the public schools system as a monopoly, one in which… 1,170 more words

American Insanity

Hospitals consolidation: Brill says yes, new Massachusetts AG says no

From Shirley Leung’s Monday column in the Globe:

No judge or jury delivered a verdict on the Partners HealthCare settlement Monday, but we didn’t need either after Attorney General Maura Healey’s… 356 more words

Health Care News

Steven Brill: 'You Can't Allow People To Charge What They Want When It's Life Or Death'

By Chris Stigall

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Steven Brill, author of America’s Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Back-Room Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken… 364 more words

Heard On

How Not to Fix Health Care: Steven Brill’s Time Magazine Piece is Disappointing, Uncomplicated, and Naïve

Steven Brill, the author of the well-known Time piece “America’s Bitter Pill” (now a book), recently published something of a follow-up story in the magazine called “What I Learned from My $190,000 Surgery.” Aside from a title indicative of a print world attempting desperately to stay relevant in an increasingly digital, clickbait-ridden universe, it’s not a terribly written article. 871 more words

Bad Arguments

Steven Brill, Author of "America's Bitter Pill"

This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with attorney and author Steven Brill, whose latest book examines the creation of the Affordable Care Act. 54 more words

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