Why is it so bad for health spending to increase? After all, health care is good and noble. By the way, it also creates good-paying jobs. My answer, excerpted from Segment 6 of my Video Series, is that healthcare spending is good, of course, but only up to a point. Past a certain point it … Continue reading The Problem of Diminishing Marginal Benefit in Healthcare
This video is about rationing healthcare fairly, and how Oregon did so successfully 20 years ago.
In Segment 2, we looked at the history of medical care in the U.S. until 1965, the year Congress enacted Medicare and Medicaid. In Segment 3 we will look at reform movements, starting with Medicare and Medicaid. We will look at why later reforms failed and where that leaves us now. By the early 1960s, … Continue reading Segment 3 – Healthcare Reform Successes & Failures
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We Doctors Make the Healthcare Cost Problem Worse In this video, Duncan MacLean MD, who has 40 years of medical practice and health policy experience, explains how rising cost is built into the US healthcare system, and how doctors make the problem worse. Can Rationing Cure U.S. Healthcare? This video is about rationing healthcare … Continue reading You Tube Videos