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Overpriced Medicine

I took Tracy's (the faithful follower) advice and went to the link she provided in her comment from my blog on patients going to the Emergency Department for expensive health care.  The blog post  was a really good one that I wanted to share so click here and read a cost analysis from  young doctor Sara in Israel. 

And for those of you who think the U.S. has the BEST HEALTH CARE IN THE WORLD...think again.  We lag behind other nations in terms of access, quality outcomes, infant mortality and prevention.  Despite that, we are the most expensive.  Read her article and ponder....

Comments

tracy said…
Thank you for posting this link, Dr. Brayer!
Anonymous said…
Funny joke to think the US has the best health care in the world, far from it anyone who has been seriously sick themselves, had a family member or friend seriously sick knows how bad it is.
Sara said…
Thanks for the link.
Great Link, unfortunately millions of people still think that no one can be as good as us .....sad !
Yes, the prices hospitals charge for uninsured care is unconscionable. Thanks for reminding us about this. In theory, health care reform should help, by providing coverage for million. We'll see.
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micha said…
Thanks for the link.
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