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    Is accessible healthcare a right or a business?

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    Is access to healthcare a right or business? Please explain and provide a reference.

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    I believe that healthcare is a right for all people as well as a business. Health care must not only be accessible to all people, it must be affordable to be truly meaningful. The affordability must also extend to required treatments, tests, and medications. Currently, many people cannot afford to have some of their prescriptions filled due to the exorbitant cost (Woolhandler & Himmelstein, 2011). People should not be placed in a position where they must choose between their health, or ...

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    This solution includes a discussion on the status of healthcare as either a right or a business.