Attorney and Healthcare Expert Steve Larchuk discusses the growing coalition of unions in support of HR 676 and Medicare expansion with Director Kay Tillow of Unions for Single Payer.
This week on Healthcare Politics With Steve Larchuk we have Dr Carol Paris who is the President of the PNHP and advocate for single payer healthcare. She has been protesting the republican’s plan to kill healthcare as we know it. She says that she is done waiting for single payer and is going to do everything in her power to make sure it happens.
Tom Baribeault and Jeffrey Molter of the Society For Opioid Free Surgery join Steve Larchuk to talk about ways to get ahead of the opioid crisis by performing surgeries with alternative pain management methods.
Steve and Dr. David Skoner talk about the case of a young girl named Maci and how she was seriously affected by the medication that we prescribed to her for Asthma. There are a lot of lessons that parents as well as doctors can learn from this very serious story.
This week on Healthcare Politics with Steve Larchuk we have a little Healthcare Bootcamp where we Steve goes over what single payer means to people in our country, how it is going to be paid for, and what the opponents of single payers are saying.
This week we talk about the services that Planned Parenthood has provided for the past 100 years with Gina, a woman who has an extraordinary (though maybe not uncommon) Planned Parenthood story. Inspired by the care she received at the clinic after finding a lump on her breast, Gina went on to work in public health.
This week on Healthcare Politics With Steve Larchuk we have Alan Morgan, Chief Executive Officer at The National Rural Health Association on to talk to us about how there are some serious problems in rural America including lots of hospital closings.
This week on Healthcare Politics With Steve Larchuk we have Dr. Craig Malkin on to talk about what narcissism really looks like, what is the opposite of narcissism, and how that relates to the way that President Trump acts.
Opponents of California’s single payer bill quote the congressional budget office’s report but we are here to go over the real numbers from an independent report that shows that this bill is a lot more plausibly enactable than anyone thought. We go over the real numbers and why they are different from the report from the congressional budget office. To help us talk about this we have Dr Peter Arno who was one of the people actively involved in this analysis.
After dipping our toes into California’s healthcare solution “Covered California,” Steve Larchuk interviews political cartoonist Rob Rogers.