Temkin (2014) asks how we should distribute resources between the social determinants of health (SDOH) and health care; Sreenivasan (2007) argues that if our goal is fair opportunity, funding universal health coverage (UHC) is the wrong policy. 207 more words
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Although research by a new Drexel professor has shown important increases in health care access for the United States’ Latino population under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), he feels expanding it to include undocumented immigrants could have the far-reaching positive impact the law was designed to achieve. 532 more words
Unlimited health care for refugees would be economically favorable over the current system (Leistungskatalog).
Under this system, treatment is oftentimes only received when emergency admission is required after severe exacerbation of an existing disease. 56 more words
Carlo DeMaria, Mayor of Everett and Kathleen O’Brien, Director of the Everett Community Health Partnership, Champion the MA Food Trust
On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 The Everett Independent published an OpEd titled, “Affordable Food: Everett’s Pathway to Health and Economic Vitality” by Mayor Carlo DeMaria and Kathleen O’Brien, Director of the Everett Community Health Partnership. 96 more words