Tag: health care reform

An Eye to 2020: Where Will Health Care Reform Lead?

By Anne Montgomery Call Ezekiel (“Zeke”) Emanuel an optimist. Currently serving as Vice Provost and professor of bioethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania, much of his career has been about bucking mainstream medical thinking.  These days, Emanuel is using his background in medicine and ethics to lead conversations among health care policymakers

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AARP Factsheet Summarizes Health Care Reform Opportunities that Support Family Caregivers

In a factsheet from AARP’s Public Policy Institute, Lynn Feinberg and Allison M. Reamy  detail how provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will lead to better recognition of and support for family or informal caregivers. An estimated 40 million Americans are family caregivers, and provide everything from help with transportation to assistance with daily

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