Ken Fisher, Special to USA TODAY Published 7:01 a.m. ET July 14, 2019
President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the government to revamp the nation’s care for kidney disease so that more people whose kidneys fail have a chance at early transplants and home dialysis. (July 10) AP, AP
Health care was a hot topic at June’s Democratic debates. Several candidates jawboned about “Medicare for All” — government-funded coverage eliminating private insurance.
Many investors are nervous, fearing fallout for health care stocks. But it’s too early to fear (or cheer) this — or any policy proposals that flash-forward this year. Slow down.
Setting aside all political views, if Medicare