The American healthcare racket

If you haven’t yet read Steven Brill’s comprehensive investigative piece for TIME Magazine about why healthcare costs are so high, it’s well worth taking the time to digest the 80-plus pages. The article is an indictment of our for-profit healthcare...

Don McCanne, MD: Medi-Cal could implode

Court ruling could cut California spending on Medi-Cal By Maura Dolan and Chris Megerian Los Angeles Times, December 13, 2012 A federal appeals court decided unanimously Thursday that California may cut reimbursements to doctors, pharmacies and others who serve the...