Sign our petition urging Biden and S.C. legislators to support Medicare for All
PNHP South Carolina is urging the entire S.C. Congressional delegation as well as the Biden administration to support the passage and implementation of the single-payer [improved] Medicare for All bills when they are re-introduced in the U.S. House and Senate in 2021.
PNHP Chapter: Health Care for All – South Carolina
David Keely, M.D.
Dr. David Keely is president of Health Care for All-South Carolina. He is semi-retired as a public health policy educator and physician epidemiologist with Primary Care Medicine and Public Health Synergy, his part-time consulting business. He grew up in Philadelphia and obtained his bachelor’s degree from Swarthmore College and his medical degree from Wake Forest University. He did his family medicine residency at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and later he did the MPH program at UNC-Chapel Hill School of Public Health. He has practiced family medicine for more than 30 years in multiple settings: in private practice, at a community health center, and as part of a health department. David was the full-time, three-county, public health district director for South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control for eight years. He also served in the National Health Service Corps for two years along the way.