Are you tired of hearing that the American health care 'system' is broken? Well, it is. You can't understand your billaor pay it; you wait an hour before seeing the doctor for ten minutes; and that was your child who was just laid off, and whose family has no health insurance. Health Care Half-Truths shows the ways in which American health care is tarnished and ways in which it shines, explaining that if we are going to make our health care system work for us we must begin with a common set of information. Unfortunately, our current information comes from sound bites that on their surface seem perfectly reasonable, but on closer examination are wrong. Health Care Half-Truths untangles the misinformation, misperceptions, and confusion that have confounded the American public and our elected officials. Dr. Arthur Garson identifies twenty myths about the U.S. health care system and uses his extensive knowledge and keen insights to blow them apart.If you are homeless in Canada during the winter, you could freeze to death (no warm climate like Florida there), and ... This figure shows how much countries spend per person. ... It is not the number of doctors, nurses, or hospitalization.
|Title||:||Health Care Half-Truths|
|Author||:||Arthur Garson Jr., Carolyn L. Engelhard|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - 2007-03-26|