Essay On A Single Payer Health Care

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As a nation that leads the world in countless innovations we lack the ability to take care of our own citizens regarding their health. The accessibility of health care has become a fight for insurance companies and citizens, and the Affordable Care Act has given corporations better mitts. As a capitalist obsessive country we refused to believe that the better solution is to work with the government than profit driven insurance companies. We have been told that the competition is actually helping the country, but in reality it takes away money that can go directly to patients than doctors and their respective medical facility and goes directly to their profit. The Affordable Care Act has given the chance for more Americans the ability to access health care, but at the same time the act has given health care insures the ability to take advantage of citizens who have to abide by the law which states that citizens must get health care. Inaccessibility in American health care is the cause of a country suffering because of its own government. The Affordable Care Act has allowed millions of Americans to access health care though subsidies for insurance coverage, this is what …show more content…
Bob Mason a writer for the Pittsburg Post-Gazette writes about the affordability of a single payer health care system for the United States and how it eliminates the unnecessary competition for health care insures and gives people health care that they deserves. The appeal to the Affordable Care Act includes that insurance companies are able to stay in business, but it lacks to get to the point of government subsidized health care and that is that it should help citizens before spending billions to corporations for being a

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