Welcome to DU! The truly grassroots left-of-center political community where regular people, not algorithms, drive the discussions and set the standards. Join the community: Create a free account Support DU (and get rid of ads!): Become a Star Member Latest Breaking News General Discussion The DU Lounge All Forums Issue Forums Culture Forums Alliance Forums Region Forums Support Forums Help & Search
9 replies = new reply since forum marked as read
Highlight: NoneDon't highlight anything 5 newestHighlight 5 most recent replies
Do you support a single payer health care system? (Original Post) Tiggeroshii Sep 2017 OP
I also support eradication of cancer and other debilitating diseases. Hoyt Sep 2017 #1
For a lot of people, it depends on who's proposing it... egduj Sep 2017 #2
+1 QC Sep 2017 #3
Lol. whathehell Sep 2017 #4
National Health Service. mwooldri Sep 2017 #5
Pass. Lee Adama Sep 2017 #6
The key Roy Rolling Sep 2017 #7
+1 Qutzupalotl Sep 2017 #9
Show me the bill with details. I'm more leaning toward dual tier systems like that of France. stevenleser Sep 2017 #8

mwooldri

(10,299 posts)
5. National Health Service.
Fri Sep 15, 2017, 10:51 PM
Sep 2017

Works well, contains costs...

As long as government keeps it well funded it's not a problem.

 

Lee Adama

(90 posts)
6. Pass.
Fri Sep 15, 2017, 10:52 PM
Sep 2017

Show me the bill, then I'll decide.

Nothing I've seen proposed to date passes muster for anything I would support, but then again, nothing proposed to date had the details and was really just political fluff rhetoric as opposed to actual policy.

I supported the ACA because it was a well thought out start down the road to actuall workable single payer, but since then all that's been done is political game playing with no real policy.

Roy Rolling

(6,906 posts)
7. The key
Sat Sep 16, 2017, 12:38 AM
Sep 2017

The Proponents of single-payer need to get out in front of the inevitable job shifts.

They should have a plan to help those displaced by such a seismic shift. Having employment options for those in the health insurance industry who will be affected is the enlightened way to make a revolutionary change like this.

 

stevenleser

(32,886 posts)
8. Show me the bill with details. I'm more leaning toward dual tier systems like that of France.
Sat Sep 16, 2017, 12:49 AM
Sep 2017

You know, the one with the best health outcomes in the world? That one?

Latest Discussions»General Discussion»Do you support a single p...