Tag Archives: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Readers’ Views, March-April 2014, Part 1

Readers’ Views from the March-April 2014 issue of News & Letters, part 1. Continue reading

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Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Obamacare responds to a serious problem, yet is a needlessly complex scheme that subsidizes insurance companies and has objectionable features. Continue reading

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Let RNs give care

On Jan. 6, RNs from the California Nurses Association (CNA) picketed a new state-of-the-art facility at Kaiser Oakland to protest increasing restrictions on access to care while decreasing frontline care staff. The opening was timed to coincide with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Continue reading

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Some cuts don’t heal

From the new March-April 2013 issue of News & Letters: Workshop Talks Some cuts don’t heal by Htun Lin As Congress’s latest self-imposed sequestration crisis makes clear, not all cuts are the same. A campaign slogan of California Nurses’ Association … Continue reading

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Patient, heal thyself!

From the new January-February 2013 issue of News & Letters: Workshop Talks Patient, heal thyself! by Htun Lin Banks that were rescued because they were deemed “too big to fail” after they caused the 2008 economic collapse want to sue … Continue reading

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