Stop Stigmatizing Mental Illness and Call Gun Violence What It Is: A Public Health Crisis

It happens every time news breaks of a mass shooting.

Aging in America: A Crisis in Caring We’re Not Talking About

Every day, 10,000 people in this country turn 65 – that’s more than 400 every hour! What does this mean for health and health care? That’s the conversation that Politico Live convened recently in Washington D.C., bringing together national thought...

Eldercare Voices: Whatever It Takes - Building a Healthcare System like "Cheers" (Where Everyone Knows Your Name)

Steven M. Stein, MD Fragmented care delivered by fragmented providers with fragmented documentation during fragmented hours in fragmented settings through fragmented funding has not provided person-centered care. “Whatever It Takes” is an attempt we are undertaking in Michigan to change...

New Video: Embracing Culturally Competent Care for LGBTQ Older Adults

Tomorrow, October 11, is the 29th annual National Coming Out Day (NCOD) which celebrates people of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) identities feeling empowered to make their true selves known – to their families, friends and coworkers and...

Moving Forward on CHIP: Congress Should Clear the Way for a Bipartisan Approach

Yesterday was a busy day for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

The Takeaway: Can You Do A Post Mortem On Something That Isn’t Dead?

Now that the clock has run out on the 2017 budget resolution, the Republican drive to repeal the Affordable Care Act and undermine the Medicaid program has hit a pause.

Graham-Cassidy is Worst ACA Repeal Bill for Women Yet

Senate Republicans are once more trying to ram through a bill that would be devastating for women, families and LGBTQ people.

Reversing Course: How the Graham-Cassidy Bill Would Harm Health Equity

Once again, behind closed doors, GOP senators negotiate to jam their last-ditch effort—the Graham-Cassidy bill—to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and slash Medicaid.

Fighting the Latest Threat to Addiction Services and Supports: The Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill

Here we are again. Another disastrous health care repeal bill is gaining momentum, threatening the progress we’ve made in treating substance use disorders.