Monday, April 10, 2017
For-Profit Health Care Is An American Sickness
"If we had applied our current profit-driven mentality to the search for a cure for polio, we wouldn't have successful vaccines today. Instead, we'd have iron lungs in seven designer colors, complete with free Wi-Fi and a variety of iPhone apps."
Her point: In our system today, lifetime treatment is always more profitable than discovering a cure.