Should Hospitals Continue to Sue Over Medical Debt During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, all state-run hospitals in New York were ordered to stop suing patients over unpaid bills, but some private hospitals continued seeking payment. Are you for or against hospitals suing over medical debt during the pandemic?

Last Answered: 9 hours ago

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Should Undocumented Seniors Receive Public Health Insurance?
Illinois has begun to provide public health insurance to undocumented seniors. While some feel this is fiscally reckless, others believe it will ultimately help save money. Are you for or against providing undocumented seniors with health insurance?

Last Answered: 1 day ago

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Should Minors Be Allowed to Receive Vaccines Without Parental Consent?
Washington, DC has passed a bill allowing minors to consent to vaccination. The bill could boost vaccination, but there is concern that minors cannot give informed consent. Are you for or against allowing minors to be vaccinated without parental consent?

Last Answered: 2 days ago

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Should All Emergency Physicians Have the Right to Due Process?
Hospital-employed doctors have the right to due process, but ER doctors who work for contract management groups waive this right. This may make some hesitant to advocate for patients. Are you for or against all ER doctors having the right to due process?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should the FDA’s Unapproved Drug Initiative Be Terminated?
HHS is ending the FDA’s Unapproved Drug Initiative, citing higher prices on older drugs and drug shortages. However, this means that heightened enforcement against unapproved drugs will end. Are you for or against ending the Unapproved Drug Initiative?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should COVID-19 Vaccines Be Tested in Children Now or Later?
Physicians are torn on whether to test COVID-19 vaccines in children now or after more adults have safely received them. Severe COVID-19 is rare in kids, but transmission is an issue. Are you for or against expediting COVID-19 vaccine testing in children?

Last Answered: 1 day ago

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Should There Be a Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Registry?
The CDC is asking states to share personal data of people who get the COVID-19 vaccine to create a federal registry. Some states are refusing, out of concern that the registry could be misused. Are you for or against a federal COVID-19 vaccine registry?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should There Be a Ban on Drug Industry Payments to Physicians?
The medical community has resisted banning industry payments; however, a recent study found that these payments may encourage doctors to prescribe expensive, unsafe, or unnecessary drugs. Are you for or against a ban on drug industry payments to doctors?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should the FDA Be Independent?
There is concern the FDA may bow to political pressure and authorize a COVID-19 vaccine prematurely. While the FDA is mostly allowed to exercise its own judgment, it is overseen by HHS and the POTUS. Are you for or against the FDA being independent?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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Should COVID-19 Vaccines Be Made Available Through Expanded Access?
Companies are applying for Emergency Use Authorizations for COVID-19 vaccines, but some think the Expanded Access pathway will better preserve the integrity of ongoing trials. Are you for or against approving COVID-19 vaccines through Expanded Access?

Last Answered: 3 days ago

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