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The Triple Goal

The single payer movement in the U.S. is built around the concept of an “improved Medicare for all”. The “improved” part of that message recognizes that our present Medicare system needs some revisions to make it a valid vehicle to provide universal health care. 208 more words

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Universal Health Care vs Obamacare: What's The Difference?

While universal health care has been a long stated goal of the Obama administration, what’s the difference between it and Obamacare?

Quite a lot, as it turns out—the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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Medical Tourists

Universal Health Care vs Obamacare: What's The Difference?

While universal health care has been a long stated goal of the Obama administration, what’s the difference between it and Obamacare?

Quite a lot, as it turns out—the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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Medical Tourists

You Don't Know What You've Got Till It Could Be Gone

As a kid, my mom always taught me that I was extremely lucky to have the advantages I had and to be grateful for them. I don’t know if she ever mentioned the word privilege, but she certainly communicated the concept. 827 more words

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This Retired Doctor Has No Fun As A Retired Patient

Seven months ago I was still a medical provider.  I occasionally also became a medical consumer, but I still had some perks that eased the overall pain and frustration of participating in that demographic.   748 more words

Personal Stories

Free GP care for Under 6s

I welcome the Bill, notwithstanding the genuine concerns which prompted me to bring forward the series of amendments we have discussed. It is important to consider the context in which these provisions are being introduced. 1,203 more words

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Health Insurance... UGH!

Justin and Katie are going through tough times with their respective health insurance companies. They both hate the current system and wish that Obama had been able to push through universal health care for everyone. 3,078 more words

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