This week, the American College of Physicians released a policy statement in favor of single payer healthcare in the US. It provides an excellent evidence-based assessment of the pros and cons of various health coverage options. At they same time, […]
By Stephen Gurley xpansion of healthcare-coverage to Georgia’s uninsured population was the most talked-about issue debated during the 2018 gubernatorial election cycle, for good reason. Georgia currently has the fourth worst uninsured rate in the country, with up to 480,000 adult Georgians stuck […]
It’s important to see beyond what we learn in the classroom and understand the disconnect between who gets to make decisions and who is actually impacted by them. Our goal at H-STAT is to teach students how to be that bridge and to be advocates for their patients and their communities.
Help us speak up about this issue! The vigil will take place outside of the main Grady Hospital entrance (at Gilmer St) on Monday, October 26th at 6:30 pm. The event will include several speakers, including Dr. Liz Frye, Dr. Maura George, George Chidi, Laura Colbert, and some uninsured patients.