Socialized medicine is where the government collects taxes from everyone, then gives out some sort of health care benefit. Socialized medicine is where the government owns & operates the payer system that pays the bills. Socialized medicine is where the government owns & operates the hospitals. Socialized medicine is where the Doctors, nurses, orderlies and […]
Health care reform in the U.S. is difficult because we have assembled the most complicated, convoluted, inefficient, un-systemic health care “non-system” of the industrialized nations. The two biggest cost drivers are: the American lifestyle of too much food and not enough exercise, and the payer “system”. Changing these two factors are “extremely difficult” and “difficult”. […]
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