Leana Wen


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The plans would also allow states to waive the requirement to cover pre-existing conditions, immediately pricing people with [opioid use disorders] out of the individual market.feedback
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Oct 26 2017 Trump Presidency
The latest quote from Leana Wen is: “In the ER, people will often come in seeking help for their addiction. But we will tell them that, unfortunately, we're unable to get them into a treatment slot for three weeks or a month. … That individual, if they're unable to get treatment that day at the time that they're requesting, may have no other choice but to go out and use drugs [to avoid withdrawal] and maybe overdose and die.”. It comes from the How to stop the deadliest drug overdose crisis in American history article. You’ll find on this page 13 articles with Leana Wen quoted on topics such as life and someone. Leana Wen has been quoted 26 times in 13 articles.
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Mar 12 2017

The best thing that we can do to protect health is to prevent illness in the first place. The emergency room is not the safety net. By the time that people get there, it's often too late.feedback

Mar 08 2017

They also help ensure that our nation is prepared against emerging threats such as bioterrorism and Ebola and other infectious diseases. Cutting these funds will hurt patients' health in the short term and compromise national security in the long term.feedback

Mar 08 2017 - Diabetes

These funds are used to prevent diseases such as hypertension, cancer and diabetes, which are drivers of the major causes of death in the United States.feedback

Mar 07 2017

Medicaid provides the ultimate safety net for individuals who need it the most. I am extremely concerned about that.feedback

Jan 04 2017

The price of naloxone has escalated in our city, just like in other cities across the country, which is limiting our ability to save lives.feedback

Jan 04 2017

We are grateful for those donations. But we should not be dependent on the goodwill of these companies in order to deliver a lifesaving medication.feedback

Jan 04 2017

We have to save someone's life right now. Because if we don't save their life today, there is no chance for a better tomorrow.feedback

Jan 04 2017

I've seen how it saves someone's life within seconds.feedback

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