Home Health Provider Aids Needy As Supreme Court Prepares To Hear Challenge To Healthcare Reform Law

January 9, 2013

Registered nurse Stephen Van Dyke treats a patient while on a home health care visit on March 23, 2012 in Arvada, Colorado. The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments next week on whether the 2010 health law can require most Americans to have health insurance starting in 2014. Van Dyke works for the Dominican Sisters Home Health Agency, a non-profit that performs some 25,000 home visits each year in the Denver area. It provides free home nursing care to patients with chronic diseases, helps them to better manage their disabling illnesses and provides custodial services with the aim of keeping patients in their homes and out of more expensive nursing home care. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

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