Health care fix

Dorrien, Gary
July 2009
Christian Century;7/14/2009, Vol. 126 Issue 14, p12
The author discusses how a single-payer insurance system is not being considered for U.S. health care reforms. He suggests a single-payer system could function like Medicaid but would not violate the Fifth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution or constitute socialized medicine. He comments on how private health insurance companies exclude some people from coverage. He notes U.S. President Barack Obama's views regarding health care reform and comments on the need for a public health insurance plan.


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