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Time for much reflection. Thinking about family, friends--- the paths we've taken over the years. All roads for me this morning lead to the love and gratitude I feel for the life I have lived and the family and friends that I am blessed with. I came upon a song I wrote a while back and it just felt right to share. To all my sisters and brothers out there... I'm with you.....

Duration:00:03:28

Patients and healthcare professionals deserve better. The nations healthcare system is broken! The nation’s most trusted professional voices discuss the political issues that impact our lives...... Let's FIX IT! For more information about our new program premiering FALL 2019 visit http://nursetalksite.com/healthcareinamerica/

Duration:00:04:03

With us for this podcast is Executive Director of Business for Medicare for All, Daniel Barlow. “The employer-based health insurance system hurts economic growth, suppresses wages, and creates a stagnant workforce,” Barlow said. “Options like Medicare for All don’t just improve public health, they also improve our economy". Business for Medicare for All is comprised of business owners nationwide who believe Medicare for All must be the top policy priority of American business. For more...

Duration:00:11:23

Are American businesses looking to ditch the current health insurance system? Executive Director of Business for Medicare for All Daniel Barlow gives us the answer to that question. For decades, a “good job” has been one that includes benefits – primarily health insurance. When most Americans worked full-time for a single employer and health care costs were lower, that worked fine. But these days, the average American will have 12 jobs over the course of their lifetime.

Duration:00:02:59

The Truth about Social Security: The Founders' Words Refute Revisionist History, Zombie Lies, and Common Misunderstandings. That's quite a title and author and President of Social Security Works, Nancy Altman means every word of it. In the book, she uses the founder's own words to debunk myths and reveal the truth about the most popular and successful government program in our nation's history.

Duration:00:02:59

Ben Day is no stranger to the National Single Payer movement. He currently serves as Executive Director of Healthcare NOW and prior to taking on this role he was the Executive Director of MASS-Care, the Massachusetts Campaign for Single Payer Health Care, for eight years. Listen as Ben gives a short overview of the differences between a "public option" and "Medicare for All".

Duration:00:02:59

All Myths aside the case for Medicare for All is getting stronger every day. "“We need to destroy once and for all the preposterous myth that the so-called “free market” will ever be capable of delivering the health system we need if we are to remain an economic super power”, said Richard Masters one of the founders of the Business Initiative for Health Policy, an independent, nonpartisan policy focused on public education and advocacy to advance the business and economic rationale for...

Duration:00:02:59

President of National Nurses United Zenei Cortez joins Nurse Talk Radio this week with highlights from D.C. Lobby Day and the first Medicare for All congressional hearing in ten years. "I was so moved and the testimony at the hearing and our rally was so compelling I don't know how a person could not have been moved by these healthcare stories", said Cortez.

Duration:00:08:49

RN, Professor of Health Policy at University of San Francisco Barbara Sattler joins us to talk about the Nurses Climate Challenge. It's a national campaign to mobilize nurses to educate 50,000 health professionals on the impacts of climate change on human health. "It's ambitious and it's doable" said Sattler. Check out this podcast and find out how you can get involved. The website is nursesclimatechallenge@hcwh.org,

Duration:00:11:56

Hello Thom Hartmann listeners! This week our Top of the Hour podcast features Nurse Talk's Healthcare in America Senior Correspondent Donna Smith. Donna had the privilege of talking with Jane O'Meara Sanders recently and if the name sounds familiar Jane is the wife of Senator Bernie Sanders, co-founder of the Sanders Institute and a longtime social, educational and political activist. Jane played a major role in Bernie’s 2016 Presidential run and worked closely with thousands of nurses...

Duration:00:02:59

Hello Progressive Voices Tune In listeners! This week our Top of the Hour podcast features Nurse Talk's Healthcare in America Senior Correspondent Donna Smith. Donna had the privilege of talking with Jane O'Meara Sanders recently and if the name sounds familiar Jane is the wife of Senator Bernie Sanders, co-founder of the Sanders Institute and a longtime social, educational and political activist. Jane played a major role in Bernie’s 2016 Presidential run and worked closely with thousands of...

Duration:00:05:59

Nurse Talk's Healthcare in America Senior Correspondent Donna Smith had the privilege of talking with Jane O'Meara Sanders recently. If the name sounds familiar Jane is the wife of Senator Bernie Sanders, co-founder of the Sanders Institute and a longtime social, educational and political activist. Jane played a major role in Bernie’s 2016 Presidential run and worked closely with thousands of nurses during the campaign. She learned first-hand how nurses fight for their patients both at the...

Duration:00:26:52

With us for this podcast is California Nurses Association/National Nurses United community organizer Max Cotterill. Last week nurses stood with Senator Bernie Sanders as he reintroduced his updated Medicare for All bill which now includes a long-term care component. With support for Medicare for All at an all-time high--now is the time to get involved. For more information visit https://medicare4all.org.

Duration:00:09:43

Clinical Hypnotherapist Georgia Foster has been a long sought-after expert commenter on the subject of how to drink less in her home country of Australia, and in the UK where she now lives. In Georgia’s book “Drink Less In 7 Days,” she helps drinkers train the brain to reduce Inner Critic time and improve sober coping strategies without needing to drink...and without having to quit drinking all together. Check out her programs at georgiafoster.com.

Duration:00:07:04

Salt in My Soul: An Unfinished Life by Mallory Smith by Nurse Talk

Duration:00:12:38

Journalism To Bridge Divides by Nurse Talk

Duration:00:02:59

To coin the phrase “it takes a village” is no understatement. Nurses and Medicare for All supporters are mobilized and fired up. National Nurses United Community Organizer Carolyn Bowden joins us to talk about the unique strategies being employed by NNU and supporting organizations. Don't miss this chance to be a part of the Medicare for All national campaign, it's easy and fun! Visit medicare4all.org.

Duration:00:06:06

Laugh, learn and listen to Nurse Talk Radio on Progressive Voices Tune In. You can download the PV APP @www.progressivevoices.com. This week on the show, States of Grace, from Doctor to Patient and Back Again…San Francisco Internist Dr. Grace Dammann is with us. And, to coin the phrase “it takes a village” is no understatement. Nurses and Medicare for All supporters are mobilized and fired up. Don't miss this chance to be a part of the campaign, it's easy and fun! Visit medicare4all.org. And...

Duration:00:29:57

The Green New Deal (GND) is a set of proposed economic stimulus programs in the United States that aim to address climate change and economic inequality. ... The Green New Deal combines Roosevelt's economic approach with modern ideas such as renewable energy and resource efficiency. At least according to Wikipedia that is.

Duration:00:15:38

Dr. Grace Dammann’s life was forever altered when a driver crashed head-on into her car on the Golden Gate Bridge. After a seven-week coma and numerous surgeries, Grace miraculously regained consciousness, with her cognitive abilities almost entirely intact, but her body left shattered and severely disabled. In 2015 her friends Mark and Helen Cohen released the award-winning documentary States of Grace which follows Grace and her family as she goes through the arduous process of healing her...

Duration:00:17:18