Let Nurses Do Their Jobs. Reform Scope-of-Practice Laws.

Meet Jane. Jane woke up this morning with a sore throat—and it really hurt. She called her doctor… who said she could come in…Tuesday. So Jane has a choice. She could wait days for an appointment… …go to the ER… … or just fend for herself. But there’s another way. In some states, Jane could…

Health Care Law: Employer Shared Responsibility Payments

HI, I’M TERRY AND I WORK FOR THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE. UNDER THE HEALTH CARE LAW SOME EMPLOYERS ARE SUBJECT TO THE EMPLOYER SHARED RESPONSIBILITY PROVISION. THIS PROVISION SAYS THAT… IN GENERAL… CERTAIN EMPLOYERS … ONES CALLED APPLICABLE LARGE EMPLOYERS NEED TO OFFER AFFORDABLE HEALTH COVERAGE THAT PROVIDES MINIMUM VALUE TO THEIR FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES AND…

Imagine: health care with no networks

Hi, this is Dawson McRoy. I was checking in about my appointment on Thursday. -All right, let me just make sure we’re in your network.- Actually ma’am, I’m with Samaritan Ministries health care sharing. So I’m not limited to a network.

Health Care for Undocumented Immigrants – Allista Chronic Care Solutions

Every day, about 100 agricultural workers suffer a lost-work-time injury. From 2008-2010, 50% of all hired crop worker injuries were classified as a sprain or strain. In 2014, an estimated 12,000 youth were injured on farms; 4,000 of these injuries were due to farm and agricultural work. Thousands of migrant workers are injured during work…

Reimagining the Role of Health Care | Kaiser Permanente

I think that health care in America is changing, and it is for the better. We’re starting to see a major shift away from a fix-me system and that is a system in which we wait in the health care industry until something goes wrong and then we fix you. Kaiser Permanente has always focused…