All posts tagged "Healthcare"
Primary healthcare centers in Puerto Rico prepare for next emergency
330 Centers boosting self-sufficiency, accessible care
- Posted May 31, 2018
Labor protection laws having impact on employers
U.S. law would allow employers to redistribute workers’ tips; P.R. provides relief for catastrophic illness, requires gender-based pay equity
- Posted April 17, 2018
Humana cuts jobs, adds jobs elsewhere
Those who lose jobs can apply for another position
- Posted November 8, 2017
Think Strategically: Malefactors of Health & Budget Comeuppance
'Our elected officials need to understand that we are facing this abyss because of their failure to appropriately manage Puerto Rico’s fiscal matters'
- Posted July 6, 2017
Healthcare in the Times of Trump
Puerto Rico Wages a Campaign on Capitol Hill
- Posted May 5, 2017
Think Strategically: Trump’s Fandango; Don’t Pass Go, Head Into Title III
By Francisco Rodríguez-Castro Trump’s Fandango Most presidential administrations take a while to settle in and feel conformable with the job. So, upon reaching the 100 Days in Office, President Trump stated, “I loved my previous life, and...
- Posted May 3, 2017
GOP owns health care dilemma now, and voter skepticism
WASHINGTON – Move over, “Obamacare.” The health care debate has shifted to ideas from President Donald Trump and GOP lawmakers in Congress, and most people don’t like what they see. With Republicans in command, their health care...
- Posted April 10, 2017
New prescription: Doctor offices that look like Apple stores
SAN FRANCISCO – After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess. Now...
- Posted January 17, 2017
Backtracking after Trump Tweet, GOP Won’t Gut Ethics Office
WASHINGTON – The new GOP era in Washington got off to a messy start Tuesday as House Republicans, under pressure from President-elect Donald Trump, abruptly dropped plans to gut an independent congressional ethics board. The dizzying about-face...
- Posted January 3, 2017
Health secretary rejects consolidation of hospitals proposed in draft fiscal plan
SAN JUAN – Health Secretary Ana Ríus expressed Tuesday her disagreement with a proposal in Gov. Alejandro García Padilla’s draft fiscal plan to consolidate state-run hospitals into a single entity. Regarding the measure, which seeks to merge...
- Posted October 18, 2016