Renal Business Today managing editor Kasia Michalik is a graduate of Walter Cronkite School of Journalism. She joined Virgo Publishing in March 2012.
Poll Results on the Voucher-Based Health Care System
Thanks to all of you who took the time to vote in our poll on how the voucher-based health care approach, presented by the Republican presidential ticket, would affect dialysis care. The results for the voucher in dialysis care were:
- 60 % of you believe that it would weaken access and quality of care
- 19% of you believe that it would strengthen access and quality of care
- 16% of you were not sure
- 5% of you said that it would make no difference
In a recent New York Times article brought up the controversial topic of death row inmates donating organs. Christian Longo, a death-row inmate, started a campaign, that was denied by the state of Oregon, to allow those on death row to donate their organs. Currently, no states allow this to happen due to many ethical issues.
What is your opinion on organ donations coming from death row inmates? Check out our most recent poll located on the right lower page of our webpage, between "Galleries" and "Most Popular Articles" and tell us about your program.