Universal coverage is the answer

Stack, Christopher
October 2006
Indianapolis Business Journal;10/23/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 33, p13
The article recommends the implementation of universal coverage and the expansion of government-funded health care to solve the United States health care cost problem. Universal coverage has four funding options, including the expansion of private health insurance or publicly funded programs such as Medicare, government ownership of care and hybrid public-private system. The Medicare-type model has been effective in other industrialized countries.


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