Topic: Medical

Health Care Will Be The “Haves” and the “Have Nots"

Oct. 9, 2017
Health Insurance

We have a moral responsibility to advocate for a plan that covers our nation’s most vulnerable people

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Emergency Room “Surprise Bills” Need Policy Solution

Dec. 15, 2016
Medical Bills

Texans cannot remain at risk of unexpectedly getting stuck with a surprise out-of-network physician bill after visiting an emergency department. This threat should now be considered an emergency.

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We All Can Help Decrease Medical Overuse Harming Patients

Sept. 30, 2016

The sobering reality is that more than one-third of health care delivered today may not make patients any healthier, and a substantial portion of that unnecessary care may itself cause harm.

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It’s Time for Informed Decision-Making About Vaccination

Sept. 7, 2016

Let’s not erode the progress we’ve made during the past 50 years and keep preventable diseases from spreading.

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Texas Should Follow California’s Lead in Right-to-Die Laws

July 12, 2016
Doctor Needle

The embedded moral dilemmas defining the medical-aid-in-dying debate pull us in opposite directions.

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