End-of-Life Counseling

Friday, September 4, 2009
mast_Washington Post

By Betsy McCaughey Regarding Ingrid Komar’s Sept. 1 Health commentary, “Nothing to Get Scared About”: Ms. Komar wrote that under H.R. 3200, Medicare will cover end-of-life counseling and…

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Obama’s Health Rationer-in-Chief

Wednesday, August 26, 2009
mast_Wall Street Journal

By Betsy McCaughey Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, health adviser to President Barack Obama, is under scrutiny. As a bioethicist, he has written extensively about who should get medical care,…

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Slamming Hospitals

Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Mast_New York Post

By Betsy McCaughey Health “reform” would be a body blow to New York: The city is the nation’s hospital capital — and the legislation being rushed through Congress…

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Deadly Doctors

Friday, July 24, 2009
Mast_New York Post

By Betsy McCaughey The health bills coming out of Congress would put the decisions about your care in the hands of presidential appointees. They’d decide what plans cover,…

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Assault on Seniors

Thursday, July 23, 2009
mast_Wall Street Journal

By Betsy McCaughey Since Medicare was established in 1965, access to care has enabled older Americans to avoid becoming disabled and languishing in nursing homes. But legislation now…

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O’s Broken Promises

Friday, July 17, 2009
Mast_New York Post

By Betsy McCaughey President Obama promises that “if you like your health plan, you can keep it,” even after he reforms our health-care system. That’s untrue. The bills…

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Messing with Coverage

Wednesday, June 24, 2009
mast_Daily News

By Betsy McCaughey Sen. Edward Kennedy’s health proposal, the Affordable Health Choices Act, is now being marked up in committee, a first step toward a vote. Critics are…

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Don’t Vilify Physicians In the Name of Reform

Friday, June 19, 2009
mast_nyt

Letter to The New York Times June 19, 2009 Dear Editor, Your editorial unfairly blames “profligate physician behavior” for high medical spending in the United States. Contrary to…

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Dissecting the Kennedy Health Bill

Friday, June 19, 2009
mast_Wall Street Journal

By Betsy McCaughey Last September Sen. Barack Obama promised that under his healthcare proposal “you’ll be able to get the same kind of coverage that members of Congress…

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Downgrading Medical Care

Tuesday, June 9, 2009
mast_American Spectator

By Betsy McCaughey The health proposals taking shape in the nation’s capital intend to do more than help the uninsured. The changes will affect everyone. Politicians have promised…

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