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House Set To Vote on Phase 1 of Health Care Reform 2017 Thursday

Congress is scheduled to vote on American Health Care Act on Thursday. See here.

The first package of the reforms Republicans are pursuing to repeal or reform the Obamacare law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Act focuses on changing the revenue and tax components of the ACA. 187 more words

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So, You're Not MarySue Agonopolis?

Me? Moi?  MarySue Agonopolis?  I’m sure she’s great, but I have no idea who she is! I’m still me – Reina S. Weiner

Why would I bring up such a peculiar question?   327 more words

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Transparency and behavioral change

I’m exhausted after a long day of discussions and meetings and debate. Emotional, engaging and inspiring.

We started the day with a great presentation of  399 more words


On respect and knowledge

So, I’ve spent my first afternoon at the Salzburg Global Seminar Session 553, at the beautiful Schloss Leopoldskron just outside Salzburg, Austria. In addition to listening to some interesting discussions and meeting a lot of amazing people, I have a head full of thoughts that I need to express. 530 more words


Preparing for a Visit with Your Healthcare Professional

Before you set out to see your health care provider – whether it’s your first visit or one of many with her – sit down with pad and paper, your smart phone, Ipad, or computer and start writing your own, very comprehensive, detailed list. 883 more words

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Salzburg Global Seminar

I am so excited it’s almost a little ridiculous. I’ve been invited to join session 553 at the Salzburg Global Seminar! The session is called  525 more words