Patient Joan West (R) receives a check up from Dr. Lisa Vinci at University of Chicago Medicine Primary Care Clinic in Chicago June 28, 2012. (Reuters/Jim Young)
From health care to health – the next agenda
September 1, 2015,
Following the passing of the Affordable Care Act, millions more Americans are being covered by insurance. While many question marks remain over the future of health care reform, the general direction is clear. More people than ever are covered and some of the early missteps have been corrected. But we need to focus on health and well-being, not just health care and move policy in that direction.