The healthcare issues affecting our country in 2015 stem from the desire to see that everyone has an opportunity to receive medical treatment and trying to determine a fair and equitable way to pay for services.
The cost of healthcare has skyrocketed over the last several decades. Partially, this is a result of the increased number of treatments available. Some of it is a result of the imposition of overlapping oversight imposed by regulating agencies. There is also the effect of insurance companies trying to satisfy shareholders. As a result, we just keep chasing our tails in the attempt to fix the problem. Continue reading HEALTHCARE: Dollars, cents, and responsibility.