Medicine’s Financial Contamination

Medicine’s Financial Contamination

The fall from grace last week of Dr. José Baselga, the former chief scientific officer of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, illuminated a longstanding problem of modern medicine: Potentially corrupting payments by drug and medical device makers to influential people at research hospitals are far more common than either side publicly acknowledges.

2018 Single-Payer Strategy Conference

2018 Single-Payer Strategy Conference

The 2018 Single Payer Strategy Conference took place June 22-24 in Minneapolis, MN was hosted by Healthcare-Now and the Labor Campaign for Single-Payer Healthcare.  The meeting drew several hundred activists from all over the country for a weekend of inspiration and...