Rsquo Health Care Case Study

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Fixing our Nation’s Healthcare One of the main problems are country is facing right now is what we can do to help heighten are healthcare, especially in Georgia. Healthcare is the treatment and management of illness, and the defense of health through services offered by the medical, dental, and other health professions. Some people are finding it harder and harder to get treated whether it’s money or insurance. Insurance premiums increased 73 % between 2000 and 2005 and per capita costs are expected to keep rising. According to the Census Bureau’s March 2007 and 2008 Current Population Survey, 17.7% of people in Georgia don’t have health insurance. An estimated 18,000 die each year in the U.S. because they lack medical…show more content…
It provides all Canadians with free basic health care: free doctors' visits, free hospital ward care, free surgery, free drugs and medicine while in the hospital. The only thing Canadian’s have to do is just show their Medicare card and they never have to worry about a medical bill. Most industrialized countries, and many developing countries, use some form of universal health care. The United States is one of the few wealthy nations that doesn’t provide universal health care. Recently a new bill was passed (H.R. 3962), which took an important step forward to health care reform. The bill includes a public health insurance option it also prevents insurance companies from discriminating against people with preexisting sicknesses, and bans insurers for dropping people just because they get sick. The plan would cover 36 million uninsured Americans. One of the goals of socialized medicine is ensuring universal access to health care. Even though this will take a long time to be achieved because people’s opinions are split based on their political views and income. Most democrats believe that socialized medicine is the way to go to help people less fortunate. Where most Republicans believe that there to many cons towards socialized medicine to go with it and there are other ways to help people than a uniform health care for
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