Donald M. Berwick

Pediatrician Donald M. Berwick, president emeritus and senior fellow at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, is a lecturer and former faculty member at the Harvard Medical School and was administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in the Obama administration. Follow him on Twitter: @donberwick

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Framing this debate by fearmongering over "higher taxes" ignores that this money is already coming out of American families’ pockets. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Stop Fearmongering About 'Medicare for All.' Most Families Would Pay Less for Better Care.
With costs rising painfully, insurance companies denying care and nearly 30 million people still uninsured , America desperately needs an honest health policy discussion. That’s why it has been so disappointing over the past several weeks to watch multiple candidates parrot right-wing attacks on "...
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