Canadian vs US Health Care
In the United States, health care is considered a privilege reserved only for those who can afford it. In Canada, health care is considered a universal right for everyone.
The advantages of Canada’s approach include:
~ Roedy (1948-02-04 age:70)
- If you have a financial reversal you won’t die if you get sick. Financial and health misfortune tend to come together.
- People will communicable diseases will be cured, rather than sent out onto the streets and buses to infect others.
- There are economies of scale of buying medicines and health care supplies.
- You get superior outcomes and people covered for 1/3 the cost.