PUBLISHED: October 31, 2020
Government Healthcare – Over Promised and Under Delivered
Dr Marilyn Singleton, the past president of the American Association of Physicians and Surgeons joins Dr. George on this week’s episode of Living in the Solution to discuss the difference between the Affordable Care Act, better known as ObamaCare and President Trump’s health care plan. She further details the effects that each will have from the costs of and whether such increases access to the American healthcare system.
About Dr. Marilyn M. Singleton, MD, JD
Despite being told, “they don’t take Negroes at Stanford”, Dr. Marilyn Singleton graduated from Stanford and earned her MD at UCSF Medical School. She then completed two years of surgery residency at UCSF, followed by an anesthesia residency at Harvard’s Beth Israel Hospital.
Dr. Singleton is a board-certified anesthesiologist and the past president of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS). She graduated from Stanford and earned her MD at UCSF Medical School. Dr. Singleton completed 2 years of Surgery residency at UCSF, then her Anesthesia residency at Harvard’s Beth Israel Hospital. While still working in the operating room, she attended UC Berkeley Law School, focusing on constitutional law and administrative law. She interned at the National Health Law Project and practiced insurance and health law. She teaches classes in the recognition of elder abuse and constitutional law for non-lawyers. Dr. Singleton ran for Congress in California’s 13th Congressional District in 2012, fighting to give its 700,000 citizens the right to control their own lives.