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Old 10-06-2019, 09:07 AM
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Default Re: 25 Ways the Canadian Health Care System is Better than Obamacare for the 2020 Ele

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Originally Posted by GetAClue View Post
And I never said otherwise. However, it would take a fool or a complete partisan to believe that was the ultimate goal. My point was, if you are looking to reduce health care costs, why are you focusing on the payer end of the system instead of the delivery end?
I didn't say 'ultimate goal', I said 'stated goal'.
I think we sort of agree that what was accomplished did nothing to reduce actual health care costs.

I know this makes me sound evil and cold, but I truly believe that medical professionals (including hospital emergency rooms) should be allowed to refuse service to those with no insurance or ability to pay. Medical care at an ER is the only service one can use (demand) and never pay for.

I'd like for anybody with a specialized skill to tell me that they would be willing to provide their skilled services free of charge to anybody that showed up at their place of business if the person demanded it.
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