Fund this: Policies can fill medical funding gaps for all
“Instead of trying to earn a spot on a talk show to help a person dealing with costly treatments for illness, perhaps it is best to lobby policymakers to pass legislation that impacts big numbers of patients dealing with the high costs of treatment, ultimately including that person. Perhaps encouraging businesses, institutions, and organizations to allot funds for health care programs is a more salient idea.
Talk shows end. The need to close the gap in medical funding does not.”
Amanda LaMonica-Weier is a nurse practitioner.
She shares her story and discusses her KevinMD article, “Fund this: Policies can fill medical funding gaps for all.”
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