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Ashley Bateman

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Ashley Bateman writes from Alexandria, Virginia.

Ashley Bateman writes from Alexandria, Virginia.

Recent Articles and Publications

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December 6, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
Non-physician health care practitioners can help reduce the nation’s shortage of primary care providers, a report from United Health Group says.
November 20, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
As the United States copes with an increasing shortage of primary care doctors, registered nurse and health care economist Peter Buerhaus recommends governments allow greater freedom to nurse practitioners to fill the gap.
November 20, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
The U.S. Senate is considering legislation that would put new restrictions on health care bills for out-of-network services.
October 24, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a law banning the sale of short-term health insurance plans in the state.

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