Tag: health

Tag: health

  • Telehealth Could Deliver Better Care to ALS Patients image

    Telehealth Could Deliver Better Care to ALS Patients

    When I was 18 years old, my father was diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) otherwise known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. I spent five months traveling with my dad …

  • Telemedicine Apps Help Solve Supply and Demand in Healthcare image

    Telemedicine Apps Help Solve Supply and Demand in Healthcare

    The mid-century ideal of a doctor arriving at the doorstep with a black bag and sitting at ones’ bedside sharing reams of advice is a rosy image many people long …

  • Medical Freedom Act image

    Medical Freedom Act

    Model Policy: AN ACT relating to the provision of certain investigational stem cell treatments to patients with certain severe chronic diseases or terminal illnesses and regulating the possession, use, and …

  • Taxpayers in Every State Bearing Costs of Medicaid Expansion image

    Taxpayers in Every State Bearing Costs of Medicaid Expansion

    Was Medicaid expansion a fiscally prudent decision for state governments? As with most sweeping changes, it depends on whom you ask. Medicaid expansion, a part of the Affordable Care Act …

  • Resolution: The Caregivers Bill of Rights image

    Resolution: The Caregivers Bill of Rights

    Whereas, family members, caregivers and guardians of an individual with a serious mental illness are recognized as being an integral part of that individual’s treatment team; and Whereas, federal and …