Anyone who thinks our health care system doesn’t need an overhaul hasn’t looked at Washington state’s Basic Health Plan lately. Or visited a clinic like Country Doctor Community Clinic on Capitol Hill, where I was yesterday afternoon.
And anyone on the waiting list for the Basic Health Plan – now bigger than the number actually enrolled – must not have been among those polled to make Washington the seventh happiest state in the country, according to a Gallup Poll. But that’s another story.What can the rest of us do to help?
Tuesday, November 24, 2009
"Think health care system is okay? Take a look at Washington’s Basic Health Plan, visit a community clinic"
Rita Hibbard (InvestigateWest):