“Biggest Threat to the American Health Care System”

Thats what Seema Verma calls “medicare for all.” Who is she? Well besides being the prior CEO of a health policy consulting firm, Health Management Associates – she is the Director of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Why does the Director of Medicare feel this way?  “What we’re talking about is stripping people of their private health insurance, …

Medicare for All

Its clear that Bernie Sanders is making “Medicare for All” the keystone in his push for the 2020 Democratic Nomination. The topic of guaranteeing health care for all Americans is popular so its a smart move on his part, and makes for easy sound bites. “Together we are going to end the international embarrassment of the United States of America, …

Waiting 19.8 weeks to see a specialist…

In light of the recent push for socialized medicine, or “Medicare for All”, A recent article (click here) looked at Canada’s socialized medicine program with the following findings: Long waits plague patients in other countries with government-run health care. Take Canada, which outlaws private health insurance for anything considered medically necessary, just as “Medicare for all” would. The median wait …