single-payer

Physicians to Sanders: We Cannot Support Barriers to Health Care

David Himmelstein, Carol Paris, Steffie Woolhandler
Health Over Profit
While your staff has not shared with us the details of the current draft, we understand from colleagues in other single-payer advocacy groups that it mandates copayments for medical services for most Americans and proposes a four-year delay before the implementation of the single-payer reform.

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Single-Payer in California Will Save Billions

Patrick McGreevy
Los Angeles Times
A legislative analysis had estimated the cost of the proposed system to be $400 billion annually, but a study released by the nurses Wednesday estimates the yearly cost would be $331 billion as of 2017. The estimate was made by the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, in a study partly financed by the nurses association.

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