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Academic literature has consistently illustrated that Medicaid patients have inferior access to health care, and notably poorer health outcomes, than privately insured patients. Read More.
The need for health care reform has never been questioned by health care policy analysts on either side of the political spectrum. Read More.
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America's health care financing and insurance systems need major reform. Policymakers should take decisive steps to move today's bureaucracy driven, heavily regulated third-party payment system to a new patient-centered system of consumer choice and real free-market competition. In such a system, individuals and families would make the key decisions and control the flow of dollars.
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