Buying Medication in America: Corporate Welfare Writ Large

Buying Medication in America: Corporate Welfare Writ Large

Market pretense in healthcare delivery has consequences: excess cost, ‘consumer’ confusion, and political acrimony In December 2003, then Pres. George W. Bush signed Medicare Part D (the pharmacy benefit) into law.  It was essentially a partisan bill.  As detailed in...
The Basic Principle of Single Payer Health System Reform

The Basic Principle of Single Payer Health System Reform

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association examines the remarkable cost increases in the healthcare sector over the past two decades.  Click on the link below to listen to a cogent, short discussion about the findings of this study....