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Test Driving the Covered California Website
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The idea originally came from our professor. She thought that students of healthcare—whether we were to be future clinicians or health policy experts—should experience the trials of finding insurance alongside our eventual patients and clients.

In theory I agreed. As a nurse in the ICU my coworkers and I complain when our management has never been “in the trenches” themselves. Although it sounded tedious and I lacked enthusiasm, I eventually acquiesced.