Why Health Reform Is the Right Prescription for Health Professionals and Their Patients

Source: Ellen-Marie Whelan, Mandy Krauthamer, Center for American Progress, October 5, 2009

From the summary:
The health care community will play an important role in the eventual implementation of health care reform legislation, but will also have a unique ability to explain to patients how health reform will impact their lives, the health of their communities, and the delivery of their health care. The public has very high confidence in health professionals to recommend the right thing. One recent survey found that 79 percent of responders had at least a fair amount of confidence in nurses’ groups, and 70 percent in doctors’ groups.

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