Johnson brings back whistleblower protection bill as Sunshine Week opens

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, Health Care, News, Power Abuse, Transparency, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Kirkpatrick, the namesake of the bill, had questioned the Tomah VA Medical Center’s overprescription practices of opioids and other patient care concerns.

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Speaker Paul Ryan turns pitchman for GOP plan to nix Obamacare

By   /  March 10, 2017  /  Budget and Spending, Federal government, Health Care, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

The Janesville Republican gave an audio version of his sales pitch Friday on the Vicki McKenna Show,

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Medical marijuana expansion would be limited under new proposal

By   /  March 10, 2017  /  Florida, Health Care, News, Regulations, State Government, Taxes  /  No Comments

Florida’s Amendment 2 voters are likely to be unhappy with a new bill House Majority Leader Ray Rodrigues.

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Florida among several states confronting drug formulary questions

By   /  March 8, 2017  /  Florida, Health Care, Legislature, News, Regulations  /  No Comments

Outrage about drug prices directed at pharmaceutical companies is often misplaced. PBMs should be getting more attention.

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Doctors, nurses in showdown over expanding health care access in rural Pennsylvania

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  Health Care, Legislature, News, Pennsylvania, State Government  /  No Comments

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In Pennsylvania, advanced practice registered nurses are effectively 21st-century indentured servants.

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VA whistleblower has questions for Congressman Ron Kind

By   /  March 2, 2017  /  Accountability, Federal government, Health Care, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

Ryan Honl wants to know about a call to Kind’s office.

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