Puerto Rico’s Growing Financial Crisis Threatens Health Care, Too

Blue skies in San Juan, Puerto Rico belie the U.S. territory's struggle with massive debt. The islands have a generous health care program that covers nearly everyone, but economists say it has never been adequately funded.i

Blue skies in San Juan, Puerto Rico belie the U.S. territory’s struggle with massive debt. The islands have a generous health care program that covers nearly everyone, but economists say it has never been adequately funded.

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Blue skies in San Juan, Puerto Rico belie the U.S. territory's struggle with massive debt. The islands have a generous health care program that covers nearly everyone, but economists say it has never been adequately funded.

Blue skies in San Juan, Puerto Rico belie the U.S. territory’s struggle with massive debt. The islands have a generous health care program that covers nearly everyone, but economists say it has never been adequately funded.

Article source: http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/03/03/468907162/puerto-ricos-growing-financial-crisis-threatens-health-care-too?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

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