The text from Fr. Fred Kammer’s presentation to the Catholic Health Association’s Physician Leader Forum in Washington D.C. on Feb. 12, 2012, was recently featured in the July-August 2012 edition of Health Progress magazine. The article, entitled “The Common Good and Health Care Reform,” includes a consideration of the traditional concepts of the common good and an analysis of the factors in Catholic social thought that contribute to the reality of the common good in society. In addition, it raises key questions that should be considered in the ongoing work of health care reform in the United States.
Read online: The Common Good and Health Care Reform