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 overall healthiness care within the South have versed him good within the doublespeak of wellbeing and fitness care financing for America’s terrible. … his outrage on behalf of our regularly threatened public hospitals will be immensely pleasant to all in their fans.”
-The ny Times
“In the spirit of investigative journalism, this overview of public hospitals paints a grim photo of health and wellbeing deal with the negative in the USA. ... a searing and sobering indictment of the general public healthiness care method that highlights the inequality of treatment.”
“This interesting paintings of scientific heritage is fresh and impressive for its remedy of race as a severe a part of the healthcare debate.”
-Foreword Clarion Reviews
“Presented because the historical past of 5 huge public hospitals within the usa, this publication offers an enticing perception into the broader American healthcare process and the politics, occasions and ideologies that experience formed it from the overdue 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 indicates that scientific excellence is living the place few humans anticipate finding it – and the way these facilities are threatened via lost public priorities and political mythologies.”
-Hank Klibanoff, co-author, The Race Beat: the click, the Civil Rights fight, and the Awakening of a state, 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 preserving the susceptible and permitting us to disregard the resources in their vulnerability? Can or should still we are hoping for an afternoon while the general public sanatorium isn't any extra? A Spirit of Charity has some of the solutions to those very important questions.”
-From the Foreword by way of Arthur L. Caplan, PhD; Founding Director, department of clinical Ethics; Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Professor, manhattan collage Langone clinical Center
About the Author
Mike King is a veteran award-winning journalist who has really expert in insurance of drugs and wellbeing and fitness deal with greater than 40 years, operating for the Louisville Courier-Journal and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He and his spouse, Shereen partitions King, reside in Atlanta.
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A Spirit of Charity: Restoring the Bond Between America and Its Public Hospitals by Mike King,Arthur Caplan