Tag: donald trump

Are the hospital systems about to be Trumped? Our president’s new health secretary warns hospitals that their costs are on his radar.

Are the hospital systems about to be Trumped? Our president warns our hospitals that their costs are on his radar. Anyone who has had a test in the hospital, or in a hospital-related system is aware of how dysfunctional and overpriced these services can be. The system of high prices, billing services sending us bills from people we may not know and in and out of network scams is a huge part of what drives the cost of care. If small medical practices ran their offices like that, they would likely be out of business. President Trump’s new healthcare secretary Read More »

Obamacare or Nobamacare, why this is just a symptom of what is wrong with healthcare in the USA

Obamacare or Nobamacare, why this is just a symptom of what is wrong with healthcare in the USA The election is over and a large portion of the population has either renewed or newly purchased a new health care plan from one of the exchanges beginning this month.   The insurance companies are slowly removing themselves from the exchanges and talk of a public option of some sort to fill in the void by President Obama and candidate Clinton was read about in our newspapers. According to what we read, health care costs overall had been kept in check over the Read More »