By Mike King,Arthur Caplan
Silver Winner, IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards, 2017, Political & present Events
“[Mike King’s] a long time of expertise as an Atlanta-based journalist masking future health care within the South have versed him good within the doublespeak of future health care financing for America’s bad. … his outrage on behalf of our always threatened public hospitals may be immensely pleasant to all in their fans.”
-The manhattan Times
“In the spirit of investigative journalism, this overview of public hospitals paints a grim photo of health and wellbeing deal with the terrible in the US. ... a searing and sobering indictment of the general public wellbeing and fitness care process that highlights the inequality of treatment.”
“This interesting paintings of scientific historical past is fresh and outstanding for its remedy of race as a severe a part of the healthcare debate.”
-Foreword Clarion Reviews
“Presented because the background of 5 huge public hospitals within the usa, this ebook offers a fascinating perception into the broader American healthcare procedure and the politics, occasions and ideologies that experience formed it from the past due nineteenth century to the current day.”
-The Pharmaceutical Journal
“Through tales of achievements, demanding situations and calamities at 5 huge public hospitals within the united states, Mike King exhibits that clinical excellence is living the place few humans anticipate finding it – and the way these facilities are threatened by way of lost public priorities and political mythologies.”
-Hank Klibanoff, co-author, The Race Beat: the clicking, the Civil Rights fight, and the Awakening of a country, winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize in history
“Why is the us the exception between our peer-nations in terms of common assurance? What function do public hospitals play either in keeping the susceptible and permitting us to disregard the assets in their vulnerability? Can or may still we are hoping for an afternoon while the general public medical institution isn't any extra? A Spirit of Charity has a few of the solutions to those important questions.”
-From the Foreword by means of Arthur L. Caplan, PhD; Founding Director, department of scientific Ethics; Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Professor, long island college Langone scientific Center
About the Author
Mike King is a veteran award-winning journalist who has really good in assurance of medication and future health deal with greater than 40 years, operating for the Louisville Courier-Journal and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He and his spouse, Shereen partitions King, dwell in Atlanta.
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