Re: The Grass Is Not Always Greener: A Look at National Health Care Systems Around the World
A Tanner quote:
" ... he implies that people without insurance don't get health care. In
fact, most do. Hospitals are legally obliged to provide care regardless of
ability to pay, and while physicians don't face the same requirements, few
are willing to deny treatment because a patient lacks insurance. Treatment
for the uninsured may well mean financial hardship, but by and large they do
What an ass. Sure, you can get care and lose everything you ever worked for
via bankruptcy. Happens every day.
- Re: The New Uninsured
... If you want to be treated like an adult, don't dpend on someone else to take care of you, take care of yourself. ... Many People Who Have Lost Their Jobs In the Deepening Recession Find Getting Health Care Is Something of a Lottery ... and 45 county residents who lack health insurance and money to pay for medical care are competing for 30 openings on a cold afternoon in January. ... Neither rich nor poor, this group doesn't readily qualify for public programs such as Medicaid but often can't afford to buy insurance or pay hospital, doctor and drug bills. ...
- Re: (OT) We are on the *precipice* of health care reform!
... care and let's start paying the low, ... First, I am saying profit on the insurance, not the services. ... administrative costs to the private sector. ... medicare & medicaid have on hospitals, it may suprise you, or not. ...
... Protection and Affordable Care Act is badly misnamed. ... CLASS is an insurance program offered by the federal ... Health Service Act as contained Section 8002 of the Patient Protection ... reviewed the CLASS program and estimated its monthly premium. ...
- Re: I Will Garnish Your Wages
... refuse to buy health insurance to achieve coverage for all Americans. ... better off with Federally run medical care rather than Corporate run ... We have a coverage problem that strikes 8% of our population. ... why you didn't see federal health care advanced by any major candidate. ...
- Re: Hey Alim, since youre up!
... writes policies in Texas. ... Your ignorance as to insurance restrictions on dog bite coverage has ... "but MY insurance company doesn't care' is all you have left... ... it's evidence of your total ignorance. ...