I tried to explain this to a young yoga enthusiast from Montana last week but I forgot to discuss value. I should have told her: beyond the humanitarian angle; beyond the economics and ethics of allowing profiteering in medicine, there is a fundamental question of value. On that aspect of healthcare reform, please read and consider:
|thanks, Tom Toles|
p.s. I found another telling graphic from Carrington College at blog The Doctor Weighs In - check it:
The explanation for the increase in healthcare cost in America is multifaceted, as are the possible solutions...job-based health insurance premiums grew $138% between 1999 and 2010, exceeding wage growth in the same period by 42%Broke.