In the last thirty years, the values of Wall Street have so infiltrated the values of American society that seemingly all aspects of life are impacted.
By: Dora Calott Wang, M.D.
Is your health insurance company traded on Wall Street?
If so, is Wall Street deciding your medical care?
It’s hard to recall that for-profit corporations were once kept out of health care — in fact, for most of the 20th century. During this time, the nation’s medical system was built largely by non-profit and charitable organizations, which is why so many hospitals are named for saints. Courts across …