A State Where Government-Run Health Care Really Works

By Sarah Varney, Staff Writer, Kaiser Health News APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. – The hallways of the Apache Junction Health Center are still. Only half of the rooms are filled, and the men and women who live here seem surely in life’s final season. “These are folks that have chronic cognitive and physical disabilities that are not going to improve,” said George Jacobson, administrator of the nursing home. That this nursing home is sparsely filled with residents too disabled in mind or …