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British fear ‘American-style’ Healthcare System

“We will not be selling off the NHS, we will not be moving towards an insurance scheme, we will not introduce an American-style private system,” Prime Minister David Cameron emphatically told a group of healthcare workers in a nationally televised address last week.

British fear ‘American-style’ Healthcare System – LA Times


Back during the Health Care Reform debate ( do you all remember that far back?), there was much talk about how we were headed towards socialism and socialized medicine like the British have.  Here is an interesting perspective on what they think our our health care system.

How do you feel about our current healthcare system?  Do you think health care reform was the right direction?  Are health care costs a concern that our national leaders should be dealing with in some form?

Do you have any experiences with health care systems abroad that give you perspective on this debate?



This entry was posted on June 15, 2011 by in health care, Uncategorized and tagged .
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