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Don't Let Trump Privatize the VA
Health & Wellness  (tags: veterans, hospitals, privatization, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 72 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The Koch brothers and Trump want to put for-profit vultures between veterans and their doctors.
Sign the Petition to End Surprise Medical Bills for Georgians
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, billing, costs, emergencies, hospitals, insurance, petitions )

Freya
- 92 days ago - dailykos.com
Georgians are paying more than ever for health insurance, but plans are failing when we need them most. In an emergency, you have no way of knowing whether a doctor is in or out of network, and you shouldn't get stuck with the bill.
Grady Hospital, Please Offer Your Patients Vegan Options
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, diets, patients, vegetarian, food )

Freya
- 94 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Good Samaritan Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL, just became the first hospital in that state to offer a 100 percent vegan meal option to patients. Shockingly, most hospitals don't have a plant-based menu option.
Piedmont Hospital, Please Offer Your Patients Vegan Options
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, patients, food, vegetarian, diets )

Freya
- 94 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Good Samaritan Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL, just became the first hospital in that state to offer a 100 percent vegan meal option to patients. Shockingly, most hospitals don't have a plant-based menu option.
What I Saw Treating the Victims From Parkland Should Change the Debate on Guns
Health & Wellness  (tags: guns, violence, mass shootings, kids, children, hospitals )

Freya
- 121 days ago - medium.com
They weren't the first victims of a mass shooting the Florida radiologist had seen - but their wounds were radically different.
Petition - Justice for Patient Allegedly Left Out in the Cold Wearing Just a Hospital Gown
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, responsibilities, neglect and abuse, freezing weather, Mental Health Care, safety standards, proper care, patient rights, treatments, stronger protection )


- 154 days ago - forcechange.com
Punish hospital personnel who allegedly left a mentally ill woman out in the cold in little more than a hospital gown. A young woman dressed only in a hospital gown and tube socks was allegedly sent out of a Baltimore hospital and left by herself at...
Keeping the Wealthy Healthy - and Everyone Else Waiting
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, doctors, hospitals, favoritism, discrimination, wealth )

Freya
- 321 days ago - truth-out.org
"'Not Fair': Insiders Say Hospitals Favor Rich and Famous," headlined the expose by NBC's Los Angeles-based I-Team, delivering an inside look at inequality in the American health care system.
How to Avoid Getting Ripped Off at the Hospital
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, profits, business, ripoffs, consumer protection )

Freya
- 418 days ago - vox.com
"The American healthcare system is rigged against you," journalist Elisabeth Rosenthal writes in her new book, An American Sickness.
URGENT: Provide Sufficient Funding to the NHS NOW!
Health & Wellness  (tags: UK, Britain, NHS, society, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, government, ethics, disease, funding, Hospitals, GPs, mental health, ambulance, community services, Tory, austerity measures )

Darren
- 453 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We must fight to save the NHS from destruction. The threat is real. It is happening now. Hospitals, GPs, mental health, ambulance and community services are on their knees.
AP Exclusive: Drugs Vanish at Some VA Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: veterans, drugs, hospitals, patients, theft )

Freya
- 483 days ago - seattletimes.com
Federal authorities are stepping up investigations at Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers due to a sharp increase in opioid theft, missing prescriptions or unauthorized drug use by VA employees since 2009.
Are We Killing Our Young Doctors?
Health & Wellness  (tags: doctors, education, hospitals, health care, medical residency )

Freya
- 530 days ago - forbes.com
It's no secret that medical training is brutal. Medical trainees are not only learning, they are often the primary medical workforce for many hospitals. Patients may see their real doctor only rarely, but they see nurses, residents, and medical students.
A Woman Had a Baby. Then Her Hospital Charged Her $39.35 to Hold It.
Health & Wellness  (tags: mothers, babies, hospitals, billing, ripoffs )

Freya
- 627 days ago - vox.com
The image of the bill, now shared widely on Reddit, shows a charge for "skin to skin after c sec." The Reddit user who posted it explained more in a few comments.
Health Care Denied At 550 Hospitals Because of Catholic Doctrine
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, religion, Catholic Church, health care, discrimination )

Freya
- 778 days ago - forbes.com
A disturbing new report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and MergerWatch, "Health Care Denied," finds that 1 in 6 hospitals in the U.S. are operated in accordance with Catholic religious rules, known as the Ethical and Religious Directives.
When Surgeons Multitask: The Little-Known Practice of Concurrent Surgeries
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, surgeons, doctors, surgery, patients )

Freya
- 937 days ago - truth-out.org
When you go to the hospital for an operation, did you know your surgeon might also be performing a procedure on another patient, in a different operating room, over the same scheduled time period?
 

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