Paul Ryan has been critisized (to put it mildly) for his plan to reform Medicare/Medicaid. As the current system will become insovent in less than 15 years (per the CBO), it must be replaced or reformed if we want these programs to continue...keeping the plans as they are is not an option as they are failing. How would you reform the plans to continue the services they provide?
provide vouchers that the individual manages.
by placing the control into the hands of the individual, the hospitals and doctors would be required to make the patient happy or lose the funds.
the individuals would then also be working with doctors that actually had to appease them instead of shuttle them through the system.
by Ralph Deeds4 years ago
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by Susan Reid2 years ago
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by Grace Marguerite Williams3 years ago
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by My Esoteric23 months ago
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by funnebone8 years ago
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by Susan Reid4 years ago
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