Coloradans pay more as hospital building spree leads to empty beds and profits nearly twice the national average
Christopher N. Osher from the Denver Post reports that over a 7 year period, Colorado hospitals dramatically increased their prices and improved their profits. Read his article here . This article is referenced in A Tough Negotiator Proves Employers Can Bargain Down Health Care Prices on our website, so read both and compare. What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.
Top Democrats are Taking Health Care Industry Cash, Then Opposing Candidates Who Support “Medicare for All”
Michael Corcoran examines the divide between the healthcare industry and the DCCC; Medicare-for-All versus the HealthCare Industry. If politicians are financially influenced by health care corporations can they make honest and objective decisions about our healthcare? What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.Read more
Medicare for All and the Myth of the 40% Physician Pay Cut Dr. Carol Paris, President of PNHP (Physicians for a National Health Program), defends how Medicare-for-All decreases administrative waste without affecting a physician's salary. She believes that the insurance companies are the big winners with our current system while patients are suffering. What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.Read more
A recent report called “Medicare for All Projected to Cost $32.6 Trillion over 10 Years” presented some frightening statistics. Phil Caper reacts to this in the Bangor News Daily and explains why he believes this report to be misleading. Do you agree with the report or Phil Caper's assessment? What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.Read more
According to Bernie Sanders, Medicare-for-All will actually save our country trillions of dollars, but Fox News takes a different approach with a study funded by the Koch Brothers. Do you believe the study or do you believe that Medicare-for-All will save us money? Watch the video and then decide for yourself. What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.Read more
Do you consider healthcare to be a right or a commodity? View the video or the read the text of this Denver7 360 story to explore multiple sides and different perspectives of this issue. Then read a response by Board member Michele Swenson. What are your thoughts? Please write your comments below.Read more
This recent article from ProPublica and NPR, illustrates the failure of commercial health insurance. What are your thoughts? Please post your comments below.