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What Trump Can Do to Fix Healthcare


by Michael Wolff

My friend Patrick Spain, a serial internet entrepreneur, now runs a tele-medicine company called First Stop Health to which I subscribe. In other words, all of the flus, backaches, rashes, passing infections, and 24-hour viruses, the stuff of most doctor visits, are, in my house, handled by a telephone call. Call a number, describe your symptoms to a nurse, then a few minutes later a doctor with the appropriate background calls you back.

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