There are so many things we could be doing better in hospitals. This is a great article that explores 5 ways to make hospitals safer.
Interesting dynamic here!
Social Work as a profession is now in higher demand than ever. Now is the time to advocate for equitable salaries in the medical and psychiatric fields.
Yay! Tax breaks for nursing mothers!
But it’s worth noting — whatever the faults of Obamacare, we do not want to go back to the system as it was before. We just need to get Obamacare to work for the middle class and vulnerable populations.
However wrong this may seem, in my mind it’s a better option than care simply being uncompensated and falling on the provider or the facility to take the hit. At least in this model, there is some revenue stream going for care, even if it is basically a servitude for service model.