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Assume the U.S. decides to implement a system of national he

Assume the U.S. decides to implement a system of national health insurance that provides to all citizens a basic benefit package that covers most necessary services. Those who wish to purchase private insurance may do so, but they will not be covered by national insurance and will have to pay all their medical expenses. What do you think about excluding some people from national health insurance coverage?

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Although it may end up saving the government money by excluding certain classes of individuals, it would create more problems in the long run. The entire concept of nationwide health care is very problematic in several areas. Basically, ...

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Assume the U.S. decides to implement a system of national health insurance that provides to all citizens a basic benefit package that covers most necessary services. Those who wish to purchase private insurance may do so, but they will not be covered by national insurance and will have to pay all their medical expenses. What do you think about excluding some people from national health insurance coverage?

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