Mass. ‘Universal’ Health Plan Already Falling Short

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== The New Standard (click here for link to the original article) Megan Tady January 26, 2007 Less than a year after Massachusetts’s controversial healthcare initiative was first revealed, evidence is accumulating to bolster critics who … Continue reading

Robert Kuttner to Speak at 9th Annual Ben Gill Fundraiser

Robert Kuttner to Speak at 9th Annual Ben Gill Fundraiser Join Mass-Care and the Universal Health Care Education Fund on MARCH 24 for: Robert Kuttner speaking on the future of health care reform Honoring single payer advocates Grace Ross and … Continue reading

Health reform plan is springing leaks

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Berkshire Eagle (click here for link to original article) Editorial January 24, 2007 The state’s new mandated health insurance plan has gotten favorable reviews in the early going, in particular from people earning 100 percent … Continue reading

Massachusetts Hospital CEOs Cash In

Click here for link to original blog post by Roy Poses, MD. From the Health Care Renewal blog. In Time to Heal, Kenneth Ludmerer traced the evolution, if that is the right word, of the academic medical center from a … Continue reading

LAWMAKERS NIX PETITION GUARANTEEING HEALTH CARE ACCESS

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Jim O’Sullivan and Priscilla Yeon STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, JAN. 2, 2007….An effort to enshrine in the state constitution guarantees of affordable and comprehensive health coverage died in the Legislature Tuesday, with … Continue reading