About 50 million people in America are uninsured, so there are talks and debates to revamp the system. A huge debate is going on about having a nationalized health insurance policy with the government…
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Another major imbalance if government takes up medical insurance is that healthy people who take care of themselves would be forced to pay for people who overeat, smoke and drink. The philosophy, attitudes and stakes on those in power may be the deciding factor, in determining who gets what, in the future.
America spends more on health care than any other country in the world. About 50 million people in America are uninsured, so we should revamp the system, say the supporters for change of the existing system. They complain about the lack of quality in the provision of insurance today. Nevertheless, plans are being proposed to bring these 50 million under the insurance net, without giving a thought to the drop in quality that would come in (Sebelious, 2009). Meanwhile, a huge debate is going on about having a nationalized health insurance policy with the government sponsoring a single payer health insurance. Let us try to analyze how far “it will lower the cost of health care for our families, our businesses and our governments” (The Obama Plan. 2009).
Let us have a look at both sides of the coin. The idea of change has rooted in because we keep spawning politicians who think that they could make everyone’s life better since they have taken from the more ambitious and given it out to the people who do not have it. The politicians do this because it is the best way of presenting this proposed system to the people of America (Q&A: US healthcare reform. 2009). Let me present the best of the arguments, by those in favor of changing the system, one of the sides of the coin,
These arguments are based on one false fact that should be pointed out first. The burgeoning population figure of people, who lack insurance coverage, is misleading. It includes illegal immigrants, Americans who earn over $50,000, people who are eligible for Medicaid or S-chip and even people who may have been in between jobs. The figures of non-citizens are nearly 10 million and more
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However, in 1971 the Canadian Medicare System, a system of universal health insurance, was provided by the Canadian government (Holtz 2008). Since its adaptation, the Canadian healthcare system has been under consistent and effectual progress. Many reforms and changes have been observed in accordance to the changes in the world of medicine and the society, however, the basics of the system which include the provision of health services on the basis of need rather than the ability to pay are still the same and practiced strongly.
The small country of some 11 million consists of several tribes. Their history of colonization has seen the tribes used against each other, resulting in ongoing anti-tribal feeling, with further division from combating religious expressions of Islam, Christianity, and Nativism.
In this case, every claim has been confronted with contradictions and skepticism. Incontestably, there seems to be a never-ending source of contention regarding the issue that not even policymakers in the government, healthcare profession and insurance industry can settle among themselves.
The right to healthcare is one of the essential prerequisites for every human being in order for them to live a healthy life and to get proper medical right in time of need. Many of the countries in the modern world provide universal health care system to their citizens and people from those nations are leading a comparatively healthy life than people in the US.
Hence, national health care is crucial to every individual in a nation or state as it ensures that it caters for their health needs without favor of their economic power. Origin of National Health Care The origin of health care dates back to the time when citizen groups organized workers, the unemployed lot, renowned veterans, and other interested groups where they called for government relief with the inclusion of sponsored health protection (Hoffman 75).
Electronic healthcare system is one supportive IT system that assists the healthcare organization for record maintenance and data management. The system is quite adaptive to automate the clinical operations of the healthcare organization. It provides communication assistance and assistance for record maintenance in the healthcare organization.
The American system fares badly compared to nationalized public health systems of Western Europe. Even in terms of overall costs, the American model is more expensive, which is significantly inflated by bureaucracy costs. All comparative evidence points in one direction – that the country would benefit through an overhaul of the healthcare system.
this report, to see just how efficient and conclusive the German Healthcare system.
Germany's Health Care System has caught major attention in the global media recently due to controversy over whether or not the system needs reform. Germany's recognition early on as one of the original providers of universal healthcare has put its system at the forefront of assessment and evaluation.
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