The Healthcare System Of The United States

1350 WordsJan 26, 20156 Pages
There is a war in the United States, it is ragging against its healthcare and the people who are suffering are Medicare recipients, Medicaid recipients, and the uninsured. Those who have the money and those who hold the power to wield the proverbial stick are controlling this war. Laws of the government are impeded by incidental bureaucratic bullies who think that as a Republican or a Democrat, they have the right to not consider a bill that would help healthcare because they would have more votes that the other. Lives are being lost in the ensuing battle on pretense that one of them might actually care about saving innocent lives. What works in the healthcare system and what doesn’t work in the healthcare system has been tried and tested and try as we must, there are clear plans to make a lot of improvements in the US practice. We in the US have a history of introducing universal health care, only to leave it with a system made up of our government, that pays for over one half of the nations’ health care. If we can control the cost of healthcare spending we would beat this system. Our healthcare costs have spiraled out of control because of Unemployment which has caused severe impoverishment across the United States. Without jobs the people are stuck with not having money to buy food, or money to pay for medications and most of all money to go to the doctor for treatment. They suffer until they are so sick that they are in worse shape than ever and have to be
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