Health care

Original Reporting | | Health care
April 9, 2014 — Remapping Debate has reported before on the shortage of physicians already facing the nation, a shortage that promises to become more acute as time goes on. Rather than deal...view
Commentary | | Economy, Health care, Labor
“In its majestic equality, the law forbids rich and poor alike to sleep under bridges, beg in the streets and steal loaves of bread.” — Anatole France March 26, 2014 — According to N....view
Original Reporting | | Health care, Insurance
Oct. 30, 2013 — New York’s health insurance exchange (called “NY State of Health”) offers individuals and families numerous insurance plan options at various “metal” levels. What it doesn’t...view
Editorial Cartoons | Health care, Politics
Sept. 11, 2013 — Have a higher resolution monitor? Click here for screen resolutions of 1280 x 960 or better, or here for 1920 x 1200 or better.view
Press Criticism | | Health care
June 19, 2013 — Elisabeth Rosenthal’s front-page story in The New York Times two weeks ago carried quite an ambitious subhead: “Colonoscopies Explain Why U.S. Leads the World in Health Expenditures...view
Editorial Cartoons | Health care, Income inequality
May 15, 2013 — Have a higher resolution monitor? Click here for screen resolutions of 1280 x 960 or better, or here for 1920 x 1200 or better.view
Letters to the Editor | Health care, Insurance
March 26, 2013 — I have very mixed feelings about Mike Alberti’s article [“Keeping the ‘best care’ option out of the health spending equation”] about the focus on cost/...view
Original Reporting | | Health care, Insurance, Quality of life
Feb. 27, 2013 — If there is a single message that has come to dominate the debate over health care in the United States in the last several years, it is that Americans are receiving too much of it....view
Letters to the Editor | Corporate influence, Health care, Insurance
Feb. 15, 2013 — All in all, “Managed Cost, Mismanaged Care” is pretty accurate — with one big exception. I know that congressional health care leaders (at least in 1971) did not view HMOs and...view
Original Reporting | | Corporate influence, Health care, Insurance
Feb. 20, 2013 — The “New Democrats” of the 1990s — those who thought the Democratic Party should move further to the right and position itself as a “centrist” alternative to the GOP — promoted a...view