A Letter to Nurses on Labor Day

Dear Nurses, The very first Labor Day was created to honor working people who aspired to the American dream through the labor movement and unions. Today’s nurses work hard not only at the patient’s bedside but in the political arena for safe, affordable inclusive healthcare.  But we can’t do it alone. Guaranteed medical insurance doesn’t guarantee healthcare. Costs and…

Go Fourth! Celebrate Independence from Tyranny Like a Nurse

Nurses are gaining momentum for a huge revolution in health care delivery. Like our founders sought, freedom from greed and oppression is hard but a worthy cause. At the time of the American Revolution Great Britain was a huge force of power. That didn’t stop the original thirteen American colonies from revolting and eventually winning…

Freedom Ain’t Cheap

The state of health care costs in the U. S is completely out of control and unmanageable.. Some folks are getting bids for surgery, depending on the specialty like a by-pass, as far away as India. Desperate times call for desperate measures?