Letter to the Editor
September 30, 2020
For 40 years, I was a bedside nurse and I need to speak out about the perilous future of our healthcare system.
Even though the president has repeatedly said he will protect Medicare, his budget proposes big cuts to Medicare and Medicaid. This would be a blow to both relatively healthy seniors relying on Medicare to help cover their bills at the clinic or hospital and less fortunate ones depending on Medicaid to pay their bills at the nursing home.
He has also brought a lawsuit to overturn...