Question and answer
What is your opinion of health care delivery in the United States? Is it adequate? How can health care delivery be improved in the United States? Consider private and public health delivery
options.
Yes, I do think it's adequate. People who complain should move to Africa for a year and see what happens when you get sick there. Of course there is room for improvement. There should be a 'Wellness trust'. [ The Wellness Trust would: – Deliver prevention outside of the bounds of the health system by paying for services wherever they are delivered, in pharmacies or supermarkets, workplaces
or senior centers. – Use its pooled financing to create incentives for providers, employers, schools and individuals to prioritize prevention. – Operate independently like Social Security, with expert Trustees. ]
Expert answered|kazzyface|Points 624|
Question|Rated bad
Asked 10/11/2011 7:41:24 AM
Updated 12/11/2012 2:04:48 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
0
Your weegy expert opinion of health care delivery in the United States is plain and simple , If you can afford to pay for your own care, the US system is the best in the world. However if you're a middle-class healthcare consumer, you wouldn't like this system. Those who have health insurance pay 70% more for it today than when GW Bush came to office, and it was considered a crisis -then-. A growing number of Americans can't get access to health care at all. The solution most Americans want is a 'Canadian style single-payer' plan. This means that hospitals and clinics and doctors remain private and the govt. handles the insurance, and everyone is insured, included in the same big pool. If expanded Medicare to include everyone it will save tens of billions of dollars a year in the US. Medicare has a 1% overhead while private insurance has 20-30%.
Added 12/11/2012 2:04:48 AM
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
what types of treatment approaches are available for schizophernia?
Weegy: Cognitive behavioral therapy (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/4/2011 9:13:58 AM
0 Answers/Comments
What role does the environment play in preventing major chronic illness such as respiratory diseases and cancers?
Question
Not Answered
Updated 10/6/2011 10:07:15 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Most major chronic illnesses such as respiratory diseases and cancer are genetic disorders, or conditions that cannot be attributed to the environment, if you are referring to the natural environment. When speaking of the environment creating by humans, the exposure to certain chemicals, products, and substances has been proven to cause these illnesses over time
Added 10/6/2011 10:07:15 AM
What role does the environment play in preventing major chronic illness such as respiratory diseases and cancers?
Question
Not Answered
Updated 10/6/2011 10:07:15 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Most major chronic illnesses such as respiratory diseases and cancer are genetic disorders, or conditions that cannot be attributed to the environment, if you are referring to the natural environment. When speaking of the environment creating by humans, the exposure to certain chemicals, products, and substances has been proven to cause these illnesses over time
Added 10/6/2011 10:07:15 AM
does the environment play a role in preventing major chronic illness such as respiratory diseases and cancers?
Weegy: Yes, the environment does play a role.For example, second hand smoke can play a role in cancer. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/4/2011 3:36:51 PM
0 Answers/Comments
What steps can I take to help protect myself from environmental health risk factors?
Weegy: Some of the risk factors that can be controlled are habits like smoking, diet, and exercise. Those that can't be controlled are age, gender, and hereditary. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 10/4/2011 3:52:33 PM
0 Answers/Comments
17,191,188 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Consider this quote: "In each of these historical instances . . . ...
Weegy: D. it stands for the omission of only a single word. User: Which of the following statements correctly ...
9/1/2014 8:30:28 AM| 2 Answers
what is a complex sentence
Weegy: User: what is a simple sentence Weegy: User: what is a compound sentence Weegy: A compound sentence ...
9/1/2014 5:04:39 PM| 2 Answers
Every set of three points is coplanar.
9/1/2014 7:59:14 PM| 2 Answers
Chelsea Reynolds
9/1/2014 12:21:17 AM| 1 Answers
1. What is team structure?
9/1/2014 12:29:27 AM| 1 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
L
Points 136 [Total 6669]| Ratings 0| Comments 136| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
C
P
C
1
L
L
Points 126 [Total 16065]| Ratings 0| Comments 126| Invitations 0|Offline
S
R
L
1
1
P
C
1
P
1
1
L
P
C
P
C
1
P
C
L
P
C
1
P
C
P
C
Points 96 [Total 24496]| Ratings 0| Comments 96| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
Points 66 [Total 9846]| Ratings 0| Comments 66| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 54 [Total 17226]| Ratings 0| Comments 54| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
P
C
P
C
1
L
P
C
L
P
C
P
C
P
C
P
C
Points 48 [Total 18579]| Ratings 0| Comments 48| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 23 [Total 11269]| Ratings 0| Comments 23| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 20 [Total 20]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 2|Offline
S
Points 18 [Total 688]| Ratings 0| Comments 18| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 15 [Total 6072]| Ratings 1| Comments 5| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.