Posts Tagged ‘Perspective: Medical Professional’

Letter to Editor: Brynda of Smyrna, TN

Brynda of Smyrna, TN writes: I am a longtime resident of Tennessee and have run my own psychology practice for more than 10 years.  It has been a long-time dream of mine to start my own practice. Unfortunately, I put my dream on hold for years because I knew that neither my husband nor I…

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Amy of Nashville, TN

Amy of Nashville, TN writes: I’ve lived in Tennessee 40 years. I currently work at Belmont University and Centennial Medical Center. As a nurse,  instructor and parent of two young children, I see everyday the effects of a lacknowing of access to healthcare. Prior to ACA folks were literally perishing or foreclosing due to lack…

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Danielle of Collierville, TN

Danielle of Collierville, TN writes: I moved to Memphis 8 years ago for a job on the medical staff of Baptist Memorial Health Care.  I am now a mother of two girls residing in Collierville and serve our paralyzed veterans at the Memphis VA Medical Center.  As a Christian, I believe we all deserve access…

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Richard of Seymour, TN

Richard of Seymour, TN writes: I’m a mostly retired Family Nurse Practitioner and I practiced for 40 years in East Tennessee seeing thousands of uninsured  patients . My wife & I continue to live in Sevier County, our children grew up here and went to public schools here.   Over the years I provided care…

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Letter to Editor: Amy of Nashville, TN

Amy of Nashville, TN writes: As a nurse I am able to interact with many people who fall under the ACA. Let me assure you that we are all just one situation away from needing assistance with healthcare. Before ACA,  I saw situations where patients chose to forgo tests, scans or treatment because if a…

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Letter to Editor: Amy of Nashville, TN

Amy of Nashville, TN writes: As a nurse I am able to interact with many people who fall under the ACA. Let me assure you that we are all just one situation away from needing assistance with healthcare. Before ACA,  I saw situations where patients chose to forgo tests, scans or treatment because if a…

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Letter to Editor: Amy of Nashville, TN

Amy of Nashville, TN writes: As a nurse I am able to interact with many people who fall under the ACA. Let me assure you that we are all just one situation away from needing assistance with healthcare. Before ACA,  I saw situations where patients chose to forgo tests, scans or treatment because if a…

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test of nashville, TN

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Pamela of Nashville, TN

Pamela of Nashville, TN writes: I have lived in Tennessee for over 40 years, working as a psychologist. I see people who have insurance now that they could not have gotten prior to ACA.  My daughter is also now covered under my insurance. Do not repeal the ACA without a replacement that includes a mandate,…

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