Category Archives: Healthcare

Trump Obamacare plan: what are short-term health insurance plans?

Trump Obamacare plan: what are short-term health insurance plans? – Business Insider https://www.businessinsider.com/trump-obamacare-short-term-health-insurance-plans-2018-8?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+businessinsider+(Business+Insider)&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: The next step in isolating Obamacare and transitioning to a fifty state competitive healthcare market…

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Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft’s influence in healthcare

Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft’s influence in healthcare – Business Insider https://www.businessinsider.com/alphabet-amazon-apple-and-microsofts-influence-in-healthcare-b-2018-7?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+businessinsider+(Business+Insider)&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big changes coming…

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Is It Time To Give Up On Britain’s National Health Service?

Is It Time To Give Up On Britain’s National Health Service? | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-07-16/it-time-give-britains-national-health-service Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, frankly, it is… wait times have increased to the point where dying before treatment is a real … Continue reading

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Palliative sedation, an end-of-life practice that is legal everywhere

Palliative sedation, an end-of-life practice that is legal everywhere | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette http://www.post-gazette.com/aging-edge/aging-edge-reports/2018/07/05/Palliative-sedation-an-end-of-life-practice-that-is-legal-everywhere/stories/201807050128 Re-posted from post-gazette. Geoff Geoff Comments: A humane resolution to a hopelessly, painful and troubling challenge…

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Fed up with rising costs, big U.S. firms dig into healthcare

Fed up with rising costs, big U.S. firms dig into healthcare | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-employers-insight/fed-up-with-rising-costs-big-u-s-firms-dig-into-healthcare-idUSKBN1J70ZZ?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Hopefully, the Big US Firms will prove that the free market will drive the price down and the service up…

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$28,166: What It Costs To Provide Health Care For An American Family Of Four For One Year

$28,166: What It Costs To Provide Health Care For An American Family Of Four For One Year http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/28166-what-it-costs-to-provide-health-care-for-an-american-family-of-four-for-one-year Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: Add this cost to the cost of running a household and owning and … Continue reading

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Cancer Care Twice as Costly in U.S. Versus Canada

Cancer Care Twice as Costly in U.S. Versus Canada https://www.webmd.com/cancer/news/20180601/cancer-care-twice-as-costly-in-us-versus-canada?src=RSS_PUBLIC#1 Re-posted from Web MD. Geoff Geoff Comments: This disparity has a lot to do with healthcare in the US forcing insurance companies to not compete nationwide., due to archaic state … Continue reading

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President Trump’s plan to lower drug prices could hurt more later

President Trump’s plan to lower drug prices could hurt more later https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/11/president-trumps-plan-to-lower-drug-prices-could-hurt-more-later.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Let’s hope he does a good job on this project…

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Trump pleases insurers, angers Democrats with drug-pricing plan

Trump pleases insurers, angers Democrats with drug-pricing plan https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-pleases-insurers-angers-democrats-drug-pricing-plan-n873501 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: You can’t please everyone, he is doing the best for the people…

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Republican Health Care Reform Could Help Solve America’s Debt Problem

Republican Health Care Reform Could Help Solve America’s Debt Problem – The Burning Platform https://www.theburningplatform.com/2018/04/17/republican-health-care-reform-could-help-solve-americas-debt-problem/ Re-posted from The Burning Platform. Geoff Geoff Comments: I hope so…

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