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Which Countries Have The Best Healthcare? | NowThis World
 
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While the United States still can't seem to find a healthcare system that works well for all Americans, these are a few of the top countries with the best healthcare. » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe Connect with NowThis » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook » Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram » Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat Connect with Versha: » Follow @versharma on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetVersha » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha Connect with Judah: » Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetJudah » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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The real reason American health care is so expensive
 
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Hint: single-payer won’t fix America’s health care spending. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Americans don't drive up the price by consuming more health care. They don't visit the doctor more than other developed countries: http://international.commonwealthfund.org/stats/annual_physician_visits/ But the price we pay for that visit - for a procedure - it costs way more: http://static1.squarespace.com/static/518a3cfee4b0a77d03a62c98/t/57d3ca9529687f1a257e9e26/1473497751062/2015+Comparative+Price+Report+09.09.16.pdf The price you pay for the same procedure, at the same hospital, may vary enormously depending on what kind of health insurance you have in the US. That's because of bargaining power. Government programs, like Medicare and Medicaid, can ask for a lower price from health service providers because they have the numbers: the hospital has to comply or else risk losing the business of millions of Americans. There are dozens of private health insurance providers in the United States and they each need to bargain for prices with hospitals and doctors. The numbers of people private insurances represent are much less than the government programs. That means a higher price when you go to the doctor or fill a prescription. Uninsured individuals have the least bargaining power. Without any insurance, you will pay the highest price. For more health care policy content, check out The Impact, a podcast about the human consequences of policy-making. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-impact/id1294325824?mt=2 Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H Or on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o
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Why the U.S. pays more for health care than the rest of the world
 
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Why are American health care costs by far the highest in the world? Journalist and former practicing physician Elisabeth Rosenthal chronicles how we got here in her new book, "An American Sickness." Economics correspondent Paul Solman talks with Rosenthal about the forces driving high prices and what could be done to bring costs down.
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Healthcare system overview | Health care system | Heatlh & Medicine | Khan Academy
 
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The different roles in the healthcare system. Created by Sal Khan. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/science/health-and-medicine/health-care-system/v/paying-doctors?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=healthandmedicine Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/science/health-and-medicine/health-care-system/v/health-care-costs-in-us-vs-europe?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=healthandmedicine Health & Medicine on Khan Academy: No organ quite symbolizes love like the heart. One reason may be that your heart helps you live, by moving ~5 liters (1.3 gallons) of blood through almost 100,000 kilometers (62,000 miles) of blood vessels every single minute! It has to do this all day, everyday, without ever taking a vacation! Now that is true love. Learn about how the heart works, how blood flows through the heart, where the blood goes after it leaves the heart, and what your heart is doing when it makes the sound “Lub Dub.” About Khan Academy: Khan Academy is a nonprofit with a mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. We believe learners of all ages should have unlimited access to free educational content they can master at their own pace. We use intelligent software, deep data analytics and intuitive user interfaces to help students and teachers around the world. Our resources cover preschool through early college education, including math, biology, chemistry, physics, economics, finance, history, grammar and more. We offer free personalized SAT test prep in partnership with the test developer, the College Board. Khan Academy has been translated into dozens of languages, and 100 million people use our platform worldwide every year. For more information, visit www.khanacademy.org, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter at @khanacademy. And remember, you can learn anything. For free. For everyone. Forever. #YouCanLearnAnything Subscribe to Khan Academy’s Health & Medicine channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1RAowgA3q8Gl7exSWJuDEw?sub_confirmation=1 Subscribe to Khan Academy: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=khanacademy
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The Healthcare System of the United States
 
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We've been getting a lot of requests to talk about the health care systems of different countries. It's really hard to compress the complexities of each into an episode, but we're going to try. First up is the United States. Others will follow, including next week. Make sure you subscribe above so you don't miss any upcoming episodes! Here are references for all the stuff I talk about: John's video on health care costs: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSjGouBmo0M Aaron's series on costs: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/what-makes-the-us-health-care-system-so-expensive-introduction/ Aaron's series on quality: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/how-do-we-rate-the-quality-of-the-us-health-care-system-introduction/ John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer Aaron Carroll -- Writer Mark Olsen -- Graphics http://www.twitter.com/aaronecarroll http://www.twitter.com/crashcoursestan http://www.twitter.com/realjohngreen http://www.twitter.com/olsenvideo
Views: 405696 Healthcare Triage
Why Are American Health Care Costs So High?
 
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In which John discusses the complicated reasons why the United States spends so much more on health care than any other country in the world, and along the way reveals some surprising information, including that Americans spend more of their tax dollars on public health care than people in Canada, the UK, or Australia. Who's at fault? Insurance companies? Drug companies? Malpractice lawyers? Hospitals? Or is it more complicated than a simple blame game? (Hint: It's that one.) For a much more thorough examination of health care expenses in America, I recommend this series at The Incidental Economist: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/what-makes-the-us-health-care-system-so-expensive-introduction/ The Commonwealth Fund's Study of Health Care Prices in the US: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/~/media/Files/Publications/Issue%20Brief/2012/May/1595_Squires_explaining_high_hlt_care_spending_intl_brief.pdf Some of the stats in this video also come from this New York Times story: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/02/health/colonoscopies-explain-why-us-leads-the-world-in-health-expenditures.html?pagewanted=all This is the first part in what will be a periodic series on health care costs and reforms leading up to the introduction of the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, in 2014.
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The Economics of Healthcare: Crash Course Econ #29
 
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Why is health care so expensive? Once again, there are a lot of factors in play. Jacob and Adriene look at the many reasons that health care in the US is so expensive, and what exactly we get for all that money. Spoiler alert: countries that spend less and get better results are not that uncommon. Crash Course is on Patreon! You can support us directly by signing up at http://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Thanks to the following Patrons for their generous monthly contributions that help keep Crash Course free for everyone forever: Mark, Eric Kitchen, Jessica Wode, Jeffrey Thompson, Steve Marshall, Moritz Schmidt, Robert Kunz, Tim Curwick, Jason A Saslow, SR Foxley, Elliot Beter, Jacob Ash, Christian, Jan Schmid, Jirat, Christy Huddleston, Daniel Baulig, Chris Peters, Anna-Ester Volozh, Ian Dundore, Caleb Weeks -- Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashCourse Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/TheCrashCourse Tumblr - http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse CC Kids: http://www.youtube.com/crashcoursekids
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WHO Director-General Dr Tedros closing speech to the 71st World Health Assembly
 
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As the closing session of the Assembly, Director-General of WHO, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, told delegates they had charted a new course for the Organization. Closing the Assembly, he said that everything WHO did going forward would be evaluated in the light of the “triple billion” targets which were approved this week in WHO’s new five-year strategic plan. By 2023 the targets aim to achieve: 1 billion more people benefitting from universal health coverage 1 billion more people better protected from health emergencies 1 billion more people enjoying better health and wellbeing. More information: http://www.who.int/world-health-assembly/seventy-first
What healthcare will look like in 2020 | Stephen Klasko | TEDxPhiladelphia
 
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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. How will healthcare change in the future? Dr. Stephen Klasko shares his insights on healthcare reform in this informative talk cleverly staged in the year 2020. As the President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and its affiliated Hospital, Dr. Klasko manages enormous change – both in health care and in the business of running a major college and hospital. His work focuses on merging the two, finding ways to expand medicine into the community in innovative ways. Dr. Stephen Klasko is the President and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health System. Jefferson is the largest freestanding academic medical center in Philadelphia, with over 12,000 employees and 3,700 students. About TEDx, x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
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India Unveils Health Care Plan for Country's Poor
 
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On Feb. 1, the Indian government unveiled a sweeping new plan that would provide government-funded health care for 500,000 of the country's poorest citizens.
Health plans working with providers are making healthcare better for patients and saving money.
 
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See how Availity is making healthcare better at www.Availity.com Healthcare is a complex world of clinical and administrative data flowing between providers and health plans that most patients don’t realize. This video demonstrates how providers work with health plans, using data to improve patient care. For a patient, it often starts with using a health plan’s online or printed provider directory to find a physician. Once the appointment is made, the provider and health plan start exchanging data about the patient’s eligibility and benefits coverage, co-pays, co-insurance and deductibles, and past healthcare encounters all before the office visit takes place. With an effective multi-payer platform for collaboration, providers and health plans can share information in real time – with consistent, user-friendly workflows that take advantage of best practices in application development and user interface design. So even though most providers work with more than a dozen payers, and health insurance plans have physician networks that may number in the hundreds, or even thousands, there’s only one login and one password to remember. That password delivers access to simple processes for referrals, authorizations, and claims – even claim status and remits can be tracked all in one place. In this introductory episode, Bill finds a new primary care provider (PCP) and goes for a routine physical. He’s in good health generally, and because his health plan was able to share information about his medical history directly with the PCP, the PCP was able to complete an updated HEDIS attestation and refer Bill to a specialist for a checkup on his chronic condition. The video shows how Bill’s PCP office helps him locate an in-network specialist that his health plan knows to have good outcomes for patients with similar conditions. Thanks to the data flowing through the health care system, the specialist is able to see Bill’s history of treatment and verify that there are no gaps in his care. Bill’s check-in, exam, and checkout all happen smoothly because the staff at the specialist’s office use a multi-payer portal that gives them easy access to his administrative and clinical data, in workflows that are designed to be efficient and simple to follow. Even collecting Bill’s co-pay is easy – and the office systems share data, so Bill doesn’t get a bill for the visit. Because the workflows are designed for administrative simplicity, the properly coded claim gets processed quickly, and the specialist is reimbursed in record time. Even better, Bill’s PCP and care team at the health plan get the specialist’s exam notes, diagnosis, and prescription overnight, again ensuring that there are no gaps in Bill’s care. Bill follows his doctors’ advice carefully, and decides that he needs a vacation – maybe rock climbing in the Grand Tetons? This trilogy of short videos highlights ways providers and health plans share administrative and clinical data to make health care more efficient and drive better outcomes. Watch all three parts to see how it works – and what happens when primary care physicians, specialists, and hospitals don’t collaborate effectively.
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WHO : Attacks on health care
 
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Attacks on health care disrupt the delivery of essential health services, endanger care providers, deprive people of urgently needed medical attention, and undermine our long term health development goals. Over the two-year period from January 2014 to December 2015, there were 594 reported attacks on health care that resulted in 959 deaths and 1561 injuries in 19 countries with emergencies. More than half of the attacks were against health care facilities and another quarter of the attacks were against health care workers. Sixty-two per cent of the attacks were reported to have intentionally targeted health care. Access the report and find out more about attacks on health care at the link below. http://www.who.int/hac/techguidance/attacks_on_health_care/en/ soundtrack to this video: Scott Holmes - http://www.freemusicarchive.org/music/Scott_Holmes/
The best Health Care Plan Idea in the world
 
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Forget the European health care model. The best idea for American Health Care is this simple idea.
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5 Countries with the Best Healthcare in the World
 
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Read on to learn more about the top five countries in the world for healthcare. In each of these countries you’ll find clean, excellent hospitals, highly trained doctors, and very affordable care. 5. Panama Panama is known throughout Central America for its top-notch private hospitals. Hospitals and large clinics in Panama tend to have affiliations with their U.S. counterparts, from the Cleveland Clinic and Miami Children’s Hospital to Johns Hopkins International. Accreditations offered by the likes of the Joint Commission International (JCI) help highlight Panama’s high standards. 4. Mexico: High Quality Healthcare at a Fraction of the U.S. Cost Thousands of Americans visit Mexico each year for medical treatment and dental care. It’s no wonder. The care is high quality and the cost is a fraction of what you might pay in the U.S. The facilities, even in medium-sized cities, are top notch. And physicians have usually received at least some training in the U.S., Canada, or Europe. If not medical school, they receive ongoing training abroad. All the latest technology, techniques, and prescriptions are available in Mexico. And having major surgery or treatment for serious medical conditions is not a problem. Keywords #1 health care in the world, #1 health care system in the world, 0-stress medical health care center inc, 1 care health plan, 1 health care center, 1 stop health care, 1 stop health care services, 1 year health care programs,
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This is why US health care is so expensive
 
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CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks at why is health care in the United States so expensive and why its such a difficult system to fix.
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How Health Insurance Works
 
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When I consider purchasing an individual health insurance plan for myself or my family, do I have any financial obligations beyond the monthly premium and annual deductible? Answers: It depends on the plan, but some plans have the following cost-sharing elements that you should be aware of. Co-Payments: Some plans include a co-payment, which is typically a specific flat fee you pay for each medical service, such as $30 for an office visit. After the co-payment is made, the insurance company typically pays the remainder of the covered medical charges. Deductibles: Some plans include a deductible, which typically refers to the amount of money you must pay each year before your health insurance plan starts to pay for covered medical expenses. Coinsurance: Some plans include coinsurance. Coinsurance is a cost sharing requirement that makes you responsible for paying a certain percentage of any costs. The insurance company pays the remaining percentage of the covered medical expenses after your insurance deductible is met. Out-of-pocket limit: Some plans include an out-of-pocket limit. Typically, the out-of-pocket limit is the maximum amount you will pay out of your own pocket for covered medical expenses in a given year. The out-of-pocket limit typically includes deductibles and coinsurance. But, out-of-pocket limits don't typically apply to co-payments. Lifetime maximum: Most plans include a lifetime maximum. Typically the lifetime maximum is the amount your insurance plan will pay for covered medical expenses in the course of your lifetime. Exclusions & Limitations: Most health insurance carriers disclose exclusions & limitations of their plans. It is always a good idea to know what benefits are limited and which services are excluded on your plan. You will be obligated to pay for 100% of services that are excluded on your policy. Beginning September 23, 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (health care reform) begins to phase out annual dollar limits. Starting on September 23, 2012, annual limits on health insurance plans must be at least $2 million. By 2014 no new health insurance plan will be permitted to have an annual dollar limit on most covered benefits. Some health insurance plans purchased before March 23, 2010 have what is called "grandfathered status." Health Insurance Plans with Grandfathered status are exempt from several changes required by health care reform including this phase out of annual limits on health coverage. If you purchased your health insurance policy after March 23, 2010 and you're due for a routine preventive care screening like a mammogram or colonoscopy, you may be able to receive that preventive care screening without making a co-payment. You can talk to your insurer or your licensed eHealthInsurance agent if you need help determining whether or not you qualify for a screening without a co-payment. There are five important changes that occurred with individual and family health insurance policies on September 23, 2010. Those changes are: 1. Added protection from rate increases: Insurance companies will need to publically disclose any rate increases and provide justification before raising your monthly premiums. 2. Added protection from having insurance canceled: An insurance company cannot cancel your policy except in cases of intentional misrepresentations or fraud. 3. Coverage for preventive care: Certain recommended preventive services, immunizations, and screenings will be covered with no cost sharing requirement. 4. No lifetime maximums on health coverage: No lifetime limits on the dollar value of those health benefits deemed to be essential by the Department of Health and Human Services. 5. No pre-existing condition exclusions for children: If you have children under the age of 19 with pre-existing medical conditions, their application for health insurance cannot be declined due to a pre-existing medical condition. In some states a child may need to wait for the state's open-enrollment period before their application will be approved.
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What Is A Managed Health Care Plan?
 
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Managed care plans are a type of health insurance. They have contracts with health care providers and medical facilities to provide care for members at reduced costs. These providers make up the plans network. Encyclopedia what is managed care? The motley fool. Managed care medlineplus managed medlineplus. Managed care for ohioans ohio medicaid. There are options depending upon your needs and qualificationsppo, pos medi cal managed care (low or. Managed care ohio medicaid contracts with managed plans (mcps) to provide quality health many consumers. Exclusive provider organization (epo) a managed care plan where services are (email nsekhiri@hcredesign ). The term covers a type of health insurance with the there are three categories managed care plans management organizations (hmo), preferred provider (ppo) and point service (pos) medicaid information including guidance, data collections, improvement in plan performance, quality, outcomes key nov 21, 2015 american academy pediatrics (aap) dicusses various types for many us, growth 'managed care' has been frustrating elements care, resulting fewer 'traditional' indemnity feb 1, 2017 hmo, ppo, pos understanding policies that offer discounted medical services members by using acts just like regular private. Html url? Q webcache. What is managed care georgia brouchure wellcare. One widely used example of but today, more than half all americans who have health insurance are enrolled in some kind managed care plan, an organized way both providing nys programs and reports, including a list certified plans new york there different types that meet needs. Types of plans california department managed health care. A unless otherwise specified, the terms health plan and managed care organization are used interchangeably in this article not all plans same. They have contracts with health care providers and medical facilities to provide for members at reduced costs. In the 1970s, some mental health oct 6, 2015 managed care plans also often emphasize financial incentives for members to control their own healthcare costs. Choosing a health plan managed care new york state type of and provider network the us experience world organization. Managed healthcare care plans pos, ppos, and hmos managed aarp member advantagestypes of healthychildrenhealth medical insurance hmo, ppo, epo the balance. These providers make up the plan's network term 'managed care' or healthcare' is used in united states to describe a group of activities ostensibly intended reduce cost providing health care while improving quality that ('managed techniques') there are three basic types managed insurance plans (1) hmos, (2) ppos, and (3) pos plansa maintenance organization (hmo) jun 14, 2017 growth healthcare has continued rise since its inception 1980s. Once you are enrolled in a managed care plan, will get new card the mail. Googleusercontent search. Ohio department of medicaid managed caremanaged health care facts, information, pictures. S
Rules Panel Chairman Promotes GOP Health Care Plan
 
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A top priority of Republicans in Congress is to repeal and replace Obamacare. Now Republicans have come up with an alternative. One America's John Hines has more from Washington, D.C. about Congressman Pete Sessions' plan called "The World's Greatest Health Care Plan".
Senator Schumer Responds To GOP Health Care Plan: Bill Will Result In Higher Costs, Less Care | TIME
 
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer responds to the reveal of the Republican senators' health care plan. Schumer says the bill will result in higher costs and less care, as well as give a tax break to those who need it least. Subscribe to TIME ►► http://po.st/SubscribeTIME Get closer to the world of entertainment and celebrity news as TIME gives you access and insight on the people who make what you watch, read and share. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2EFFA5DB900C633F Money helps you learn how to spend and invest your money. Find advice and guidance you can count on from how to negotiate, how to save and everything in between. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYOGLpQQfhNKdqS_Wccs94rMHiajrRr4W Find out more about the latest developments in science and technology as TIME’s access brings you to the ideas and people changing our world. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYOGLpQQfhNIzsgcwqhT6ctKOfHfyuaL3 Let TIME show you everything you need to know about drones, autonomous cars, smart devices and the latest inventions which are shaping industries and our way of living https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2862F811BE8F5623 Stay up to date on breaking news from around the world through TIME’s trusted reporting, insight and access https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYOGLpQQfhNJeIsW3A2d5Bs22Wc3PHma6 CONNECT WITH TIME Web: http://time.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/TIME Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/time Google+: https://plus.google.com/+TIME/videos Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/time/?hl=en Magazine: http://time.com/magazine/ Newsletter: time.com/newsletter ABOUT TIME TIME brings unparalleled insight, access and authority to the news. A 24/7 news publication with nearly a century of experience, TIME’s coverage shapes how we understand our world. Subscribe for daily news, interviews, science, technology, politics, health, entertainment, and business updates, as well as exclusive videos from TIME’s Person of the Year, TIME 100 and more created by TIME’s acclaimed writers, producers and editors. Senator Schumer Responds To GOP Health Care Plan: Bill Will Result In Higher Costs, Less Care | TIME https://www.youtube.com/user/TimeMagazine
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Giving Patients Control Over Their Health Care
 
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For more information, visit http://hvr.co/givingpatientscontrol. Combing health savings accounts and high deductible insurance plans puts the patient in control of their healthcare choices, lowering costs and improving quality of care. Over time, health insurance has expanded to cover routine and predictable care, shifting away from the true purpose of insurance. This has driven health care costs through the roof. One way to lower costs while also improving the quality of health care is to expand the use of health accounts coupled with high-deductible insurance plans.
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U.S. Health Care ranked worst in the developed world
 
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Become a patron: http://www.patreon.com/TYTNation "The Commonwealth Fund report compares the U.S. with 10 other nations: France, Australia, Germany, Canada, Sweden, New Zealand, Norway, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the U.K. were all judged to be superior based on various factors. These include quality of care, access to doctors and equity throughout the country. Results of the study rely on data from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the World Health Organization and interviews from physicians and patients." http://countercurrentnews.com/2016/08/us-health-care-ranked-worst-developed-world/ Shop at Amazon & support TYT Nation! http://ow.ly/LAKHU Like Our Facebook Page! http://www.Facebook.com/TYTNation Subscribe to our Network Partner: The Young Turks. http://www.youtube.com/theyoungturks http://www.tytnetwork.com
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The Modern Healthcare System in the United States
 
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The Modern Health Care System in the United States and a history and timeline of how we got to where we are today. This whiteboard video / lecture. During the 2nd World War, wage and price controls are placed on American employers. To compete for workers, companies began to offer health benefits, giving rise to the employer-based system in place today. In 2012, A Silicon Valley Doctor Launches StepOne Heath, an Easy Connection to New Health Care StepOne Health is a digital starting line that allows consumers to be proactive, informed, and in charge of their health care decisions. StepOne Health combines easy access to early detection and prevention with a community of connected people changing the health care experience. Visit Steponehealth.com
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American Health Care Act: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
 
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The Republican health care bill could leave many Americans without affordable coverage. Last Week Tonight's catheter cowboy returns to morning cable news to explain that to Donald Trump. Connect with Last Week Tonight online... Subscribe to the Last Week Tonight YouTube channel for more almost news as it almost happens: www.youtube.com/user/LastWeekTonight Find Last Week Tonight on Facebook like your mom would: http://Facebook.com/LastWeekTonight Follow us on Twitter for news about jokes and jokes about news: http://Twitter.com/LastWeekTonight Visit our official site for all that other stuff at once: http://www.hbo.com/lastweektonight
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Understanding Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's Health Care Reform Proposals
 
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In which John Green compares the healthcare plans of U.S. Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. For more information about health and health care policy, check out Health Care Triage: https://www.youtube.com/user/thehealthcaretriage SOURCES & FURTHER READING: Rand's analysis of the reform proposals of Clinton and Trump are nicely summarized here: http://www.rand.org/blog/2016/09/estimating-the-impacts-of-the-trump-and-clinton-health.html Full analysis of Hillary Clinton's plan (who is the Democratic party's nominee) can be found here: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/Publications/Issue-Briefs/2016/Sep/Clinton-Presidential-Health-Care-Proposal And full analysis of Donald Trump's plan (who is the Republican party's nominee) can be found here: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/Publications/Issue-Briefs/2016/Sep/Trump-Presidential-Health-Care-Proposal Understanding the Healthcare System of the United States: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yN-MkRcOJjY Why Are American Health Care Costs So High? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSjGouBmo0M The Kaiser Family Foundation explains the high cost of health care in the United States compared to other rich nations: http://kff.org/health-costs/issue-brief/snapshots-health-care-spending-in-the-united-states-selected-oecd-countries/ And this series explores health care outcomes in the U.S. vs. other rich nations: http://www.healthsystemtracker.org/chart-collection/how-does-the-quality-of-the-u-s-healthcare-system-compare-to-other-countries/?slide=1 The Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) has resulted in a significant drop in the uninsured population in the U.S. http://www.cnbc.com/2016/05/17/obamacare-brings-record-low-for-us-health-uninsured-rate.html Fuller data and complete report here: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhis/earlyrelease/insur201605.pdf A single-payer health care system would not, in and of itself, magically bring costs in the U.S. down to 10% of GPD, as explained by Aaron Carroll here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/single-payer-is-not-sufficient/ Trump's plan to allow insurance companies to sell policies across state lines is extremely controversial among health policy experts: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/01/upshot/the-problem-with-gop-plans-to-sell-health-insurance-across-state-lines.html The Wikipedia article on Health care in the United States is also excellent: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_care_in_the_United_States And lastly, this comparison tool from the Commonwealth Fund is pretty cool. It allows you to see side-by-side what Clinton and Trump have proposed to deal with various problems with the health care system: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/interactives/2016/sep/comparing-candidates-health-proposals/ FIND OUT HOW TO VOTE IN YOUR STATE: http://youtube.com/howtovoteineverystate Huge thanks to Rosianna (http://youtube.com/rosianna) for graphics and to Aaron Carroll (https://www.youtube.com/user/thehealthcaretriage) for fact-checking. Any errors are my own. ---- Subscribe to our newsletter! http://nerdfighteria.com/newsletter/ And join the community at http://nerdfighteria.com http://effyeahnerdfighters.com Help transcribe videos - http://nerdfighteria.info John's twitter - http://twitter.com/johngreen John's tumblr - http://fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com Hank's twitter - http://twitter.com/hankgreen Hank's tumblr - http://edwardspoonhands.tumblr.com
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Philippine's ailing healthcare
 
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The World Health Organisation (Who) says the Philippine government needs to step up support for public healthcare as more slums spring up in the capital Manila. Part of the problem is the country's low level of spending on public healthcare, which is less than two per cent of its annual budget. The government says it is working towards a more comprehensive health plan for all Filipinos. Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reports from Manila. Part of the problem is the country's low level of spending on public healthcare, which is less than two per cent of its annual budget. The government says it is working towards a more comprehensive health plan for all Filipinos. Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reports from Manila. [April 7, 2010]
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Health Care: U.S. vs. Canada
 
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Sen. Bernie Sanders asked a panel of experts to contrast the United States health care system with single-payer models throughout the world.
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George Halvorson talks differences in health care between U.S. and world
 
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George Halvorson has seen a lot of what works -- and what doesn't -- throughout his career in the American health care system. Most notably, he's been the CEO and chairman of Kaiser Permanente, the huge not-for-profit insurance plan that includes its own hospitals and clinics, for more than a decade. Throughout his tenure at Kaiser Permanente, which just ended in December, Halvorson talked bluntly about the deficiencies of the U.S. model, particularly with its costs, its "perverse incentives" for providers and whether those incentives lead to bad choices -- and sometimes worse outcomes -- for patients. Halvorson is known for trying to put into practice what Kaiser and its leadership preach: He put an emphasis on prevention (with a special focus on the epidemics of obesity and diabetes), coordinated care for some 9 million consumers, electronic medical records, and limiting patients to seeing doctors and specialists only within the Kaiser network HMO plan (which includes 37 hospitals and 17,000 doctors in more than half a dozen states). It's the largest plan in California with 40 percent of the employer market and it's earned revenues of $50 billion a year. In many ways, Kaiser has been seen as a pioneer in the battle over health reform -- and a model for some of those very reasons. But Kaiser has also been the subject of serious criticism with some who have been worried about their limits of choice (including for specialists) and, more recently, for the costs of its premiums. And it, too, has not been able to hold its overall costs down as low as executives had hoped. Halvorson's new book "Don't Let Health Care Bankrupt America" examines the health system and tries to offer solutions based on what's he's seen over the years. In this extra online conversation with Judy Woodruff, Halvorson discusses some of the big differences he sees between the U.S. and other countries around the world. Halvorson also wrote about this topic in his book with sections like "We Pay Primary Care Doctors Half as Much Money" and "We Have the Highest Hospital Costs in the World." You can watch that conversation here.
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Documentary: Why Does U.S. Health Care Cost So Much?
 
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"Money and Medicine," a documentary set to air Sept. 25 on PBS, investigates some of the most notorious drivers of U.S. health care costs. Ray Suarez speaks with Roger Weisberg, the producer and director of the film, about some of the reasons these costs are driving the nation toward financial crisis -- while still producing relatively mediocre medical results. For the full story, visit newshour.pbs.org/health.
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Healthcare in Germany
 
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The last international health care system we covered – Singapore – got a great response from all of you. This week. We head back to Europe. Specifically, we're going to Germany. Their universal health care system is based on the principles of Bismark, which say that the state should provide only for those unable to provide for themselves. It's a private insurance system, and it's the topic of this week's Healthcare Triage. Those of you who want to read more and see references can go here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/?p=57058 Additionally, Aaron's new book is out! Please consider buying a copy. He'd really appreciate it! http://dontputthatinthere.com/#buy_the_book John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer Aaron Carroll -- Writer Mark Olsen -- Graphics http://www.twitter.com/aaronecarroll http://www.twitter.com/crashcoursestan http://www.twitter.com/realjohngreen http://www.twitter.com/olsenvideo
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Inside The Americas - The Broken U.S. Health Care System
 
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The United States stands along among industrialized countries and is one of the few in the Western Hemisphere that does not offer universal health care to its citizens. Even with health insurance, quality medical care is largely available only to those with money and privilege. Today's edition of "Inside the Americas" looks at medical attention in the U.S. in light of the Affordable Care Act and its limitations. teleSUR http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/v/inside-the-americas-418078/
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Health care costs in US vs Europe | Health care system | Heatlh & Medicine | Khan Academy
 
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A discussion about US health care costs. Created by Sal Khan. Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/science/health-and-medicine/health-care-system/v/healthcare-system-overview?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=healthandmedicine Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/science/health-and-medicine/health-care-system/v/conversation-about-drug-pricing?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=healthandmedicine Health & Medicine on Khan Academy: No organ quite symbolizes love like the heart. One reason may be that your heart helps you live, by moving ~5 liters (1.3 gallons) of blood through almost 100,000 kilometers (62,000 miles) of blood vessels every single minute! It has to do this all day, everyday, without ever taking a vacation! Now that is true love. Learn about how the heart works, how blood flows through the heart, where the blood goes after it leaves the heart, and what your heart is doing when it makes the sound “Lub Dub.” About Khan Academy: Khan Academy is a nonprofit with a mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. We believe learners of all ages should have unlimited access to free educational content they can master at their own pace. We use intelligent software, deep data analytics and intuitive user interfaces to help students and teachers around the world. Our resources cover preschool through early college education, including math, biology, chemistry, physics, economics, finance, history, grammar and more. We offer free personalized SAT test prep in partnership with the test developer, the College Board. Khan Academy has been translated into dozens of languages, and 100 million people use our platform worldwide every year. For more information, visit www.khanacademy.org, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter at @khanacademy. And remember, you can learn anything. For free. For everyone. Forever. #YouCanLearnAnything Subscribe to Khan Academy’s Health & Medicine channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1RAowgA3q8Gl7exSWJuDEw?sub_confirmation=1 Subscribe to Khan Academy: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=khanacademy
Views: 75017 Khan Academy
Actually, UK's National Healthcare Is Excellent
 
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–Wendell Potter, Former VP of Corporate Communications at CIGNA, author of Deadly Spin and Obamacare: What’s In It For Me, joins David to dispel attacks on European government healthcare, which is more cost effective and leads to better health outcomes compared to US healthcare –On the Bonus Show: The World Health Organization on hearing loss and safe music levels, a professional selfie retoucher, Missouri allows for thieves to scrap your old car, more… Website: http://www.davidpakman.com Become a Member: http://www.davidpakman.com/membership Be our Patron on Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/davidpakman Discuss This on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/thedavidpakmanshow/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/davidpakmanshow TDPS Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/davidpakmanshow David's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dpakman TDPS Gear: http://www.davidpakman.com/gear 24/7 Voicemail Line: (219)-2DAVIDP Subscribe to The David Pakman Show for more: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=midweekpolitics Support TDPS by clicking (bookmark it too!) this link before shopping on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/?tag=thedavpaksho-20 Broadcast on March 2, 2015 David's Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/david.pakman --Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj --Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 --Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt --Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj --Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 --Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt
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How did Makeup, WWII & Communism Create U.S. Healthcare?
 
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Where did our employer based healthcare system actually come from? If there's one debate you can't avoid today it's what do about the US health insurance. While many countries around the world have some form of nationalized, government run healthcare most people in the US have their healthcare provided by their employer. Why is that the case? Well the answer has to do with a strange history of the marketing of makeup, the wage and price controls instituted by FDR during World War II, and the threat of Communism during Truman’s Presidency and the 1950's. Watch the episode to learn more. Do you enjoy the show? The check us out on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pbsoriginofe... Instagram: @pbsoriginofeverything Written and Hosted By: Danielle Bainbridge Graphics By: Noelle Smith Directed By: Andrew Kornhaber Produced By: Kornhaber Brown (www.kornhaberbrown.com) Subversion of Authority by Clowns: Paul Hallinan Miller TEDx Talk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=htiGwnAhHdI Works Cited: History of Employer Based Healthcare in the US and NHS in UK https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/07/13/health-spending-will-surge-to-encompass-a-huge-chunk-of-the-economy-by-2025/?utm_term=.d0b63bbfdecd http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=114045132 https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/381199/ Melissa Thomasson University of Miami (expert, lots of articles published on the topic) http://miamioh.edu/fsb/directory/?up=/directory/thomasma. Listed below are the ones I’m drawing on specifically Thomasson, M. A. (2008). "From Home to Hospital: The Evolution of Childbirth in the United States, 1928-1940" (with Jaret Treber). Explorations in Economic History, 45 (1), 76-99. Thomasson, M. A. (2002). "From Sickness to Health: The Twentieth Century Development of U.S. Health Insurance." Explorations in Economic History, 39 (3), 233-53. http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/cabinetpapers/alevelstudies/origins-nhs.htm https://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/1994/03/art1full.pdf http://assets.ce.columbia.edu/pdf/actu/actu-uk.pd https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK235989/ http://www.kff.org/other/state-indicator/total-population/?activeTab=graph&currentTimeframe=0&startTimeframe=2&selectedRows=%7B%22wrapups%22:%7B%22united-states%22:%7B%7D%7D%7D&sortModel=%7B%22colId%22:%22Location%22,%22sort%22:%22asc%22%7D Standardization of US healthcare Citations on midwives vs hospital births in the turn of the 20th century (E.g. the move from birthing at home with a midwife to moving into a hospital) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1595162/ https://www.midwiferytoday.com/articles/timeline.asp Normalization of the expansion of healthcare Articles on incubators that were used at Coney Island freak show before becoming standard in hospitals http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/coney-island-sideshow-advanced-medicine-premature-babies/ http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-36321692 http://deadline.com/2017/03/dreamland-movie-martin-couney-coney-island-incubator-inventor-1202053158/ http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/25/517221933/lucille-horn-who-was-nursed-to-health-in-a-coney-island-sideshow-dies-at-96 http://www.npr.org/2015/07/10/421239869/babies-on-display-when-a-hospital-couldnt-save-them-a-sideshow-did http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/07/06/535608442/architecture-of-an-asylum-tracks-history-of-u-s-treatment-of-mental-illness Truman Healthcare conclusion Truman and Healthcare 1945: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/november-19-1945-harry-truman-calls-national-health-insurance-program/ https://www.trumanlibrary.org/anniversaries/healthprogram.htm Truman’s nov 19 1945 speech on healthcare to congress https://www.trumanlibrary.org/publicpapers/index.php?pid=483&st=&st1= Flexner Report: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1910/06/medical-education-in-america/306088/
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Why Can't America Have a Grown-Up Healthcare Conversation?
 
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In which John discusses the tradeoffs involved in health care reform, and why the 70% of Americans who are happy with their personal health care make it difficult to achieve more than incremental changes in the very expensive, very inefficient health care system in the United States. SOURCES: First off, subscribe to Healthcare Triage, where this stuff is discussed with far more detail and nuance: https://www.youtube.com/user/thehealthcaretriage Only 32% of Americans think our healthcare system is good or excellent, but 69% are happy with their personal health care: http://www.gallup.com/poll/165998/americans-views-healthcare-quality-cost-coverage.aspx Over at the incidental economist, Aaron Carroll and Austin Frakt have written a LOT about the quality of U.S. healthcare outcomes compared to other countries. Intros here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/the-state-of-us-health-aint-so-good/ and here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/how-do-we-rate-the-quality-of-the-us-health-care-system-introduction/ The Kaiser Foundation has up-to-date stats on where people get their health insurance--the ACA exchanges get coverage to about 6% of people, 49% of people get coverage through their employers (or their family's employer), 20% through Medicaid, 14% through Medicare, and 9% are uninfured: http://kff.org/other/state-indicator/total-population/?currentTimeframe=0&sortModel=%7B%22colId%22:%22Location%22,%22sort%22:%22asc%22%7D Healthcare costs in the U.S. are very, very high compared to every other wealthy country, and have been for decades: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_care_in_the_United_States#Overall_costs A Medicare-for-All program would lead to lower overall healthcare costs in the U.S., but also a lot of job loss (possibly as many as two million): http://money.cnn.com/2016/01/25/news/economy/sanders-health-care-plan/ Even modest reductions in health insurance subsidies--like those proposed in the GOP repeal and replace of the Affordable Care Act--would lead to tens of millions of people losing insurance coverage: https://www.cbo.gov/publication/52371 Other topics discussed include the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, the relative modesty of Obamacare as a health care reform, and the benefits and tradeoffs of Bernie Sanders' proposed single payer healthcare system, Medicare for All. ---- Subscribe to our newsletter! http://nerdfighteria.com/newsletter/ And join the community at http://nerdfighteria.com http://effyeahnerdfighters.com Help transcribe videos - http://nerdfighteria.info John's twitter - http://twitter.com/johngreen John's tumblr - http://fishingboatproceeds.tumblr.com Hank's twitter - http://twitter.com/hankgreen Hank's tumblr - http://edwardspoonhands.tumblr.com
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Health Care Spending in the United States and Other High-Income Countries
 
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This video summarizes a study that uses Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) data to compare health care infrastructure, outcomes, and prices in the United States and other high-income countries to identify the sources of spending that make US health care so expensive. Read the article at: http://ja.ma/2p7WJCf.
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Doctors Explain Why U.S. Healthcare Is So Expensive (HBO)
 
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VICE News visited a bunch of doctors in an attempt to make sense of our convoluted health care costs. What do the doctors say is needed to improve overall cost and care? Many of them shared the same solution. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideo
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Single-Payer Health Care: America Already Has It
 
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Could a single-payer, government-run health care system work in the United States? We already know the answer, because America already has single-payer, government-run health care. Author and commentator Pete Hegseth explains. Donate today to PragerU! http://l.prageru.com/2ylo1Yt Learn more about Pete Hegseth! http://www.petehegseth.com/ Joining PragerU is free! Sign up now to get all our videos as soon as they're released. http://prageru.com/signup Download Pragerpedia on your iPhone or Android! Thousands of sources and facts at your fingertips. iPhone: http://l.prageru.com/2dlsnbG Android: http://l.prageru.com/2dlsS5e Join Prager United to get new swag every quarter, exclusive early access to our videos, and an annual TownHall phone call with Dennis Prager! http://l.prageru.com/2c9n6ys Join PragerU's text list to have these videos, free merchandise giveaways and breaking announcements sent directly to your phone! https://optin.mobiniti.com/prageru Do you shop on Amazon? Click https://smile.amazon.com and a percentage of every Amazon purchase will be donated to PragerU. Same great products. Same low price. Shopping made meaningful. VISIT PragerU! https://www.prageru.com FOLLOW us! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/prageru Twitter: https://twitter.com/prageru Instagram: https://instagram.com/prageru/ PragerU is on Snapchat! JOIN PragerFORCE! For Students: http://l.prageru.com/29SgPaX JOIN our Educators Network! http://l.prageru.com/2c8vsff Script: Would a government-run, Canadian-style health care system work in the United States, a nation of 320 million people? Well, we already know the answer. Just ask America’s veterans—they’ve had government-run health care for decades. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (known as the VA) runs the largest hospital and health care system in America. The VA employs over 340,000 people—twice the size of the Marine Corps. And it has a $180 billion annual budget, making it the second largest department in the Federal Government. Only the Department of Defense budget is bigger. The VA is a true single-payer health care system. It runs over 150 hospitals and 1,400 community-based clinics across all 50 states. The doctors, nurses, administrators – everyone that works for the VA – is a government employee. The system actively serves some 7 million patients—one-third of the 21 million veterans alive in the U.S. today. Sounds impressive, right? But for the past few decades—and especially for veterans of the war in Vietnam, as well as the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, where I served—the VA has been an abysmal failure: inefficient, bureaucratic and sometimes deadly. Among veterans, horror stories about the VA abound. These stories were tragically brought to light in 2014, when whistleblowers in Phoenix revealed that 1,700 veterans there had waited an average of 115 days just to receive an initial appointment. According to the VA’s official policy, that wait time should have been no more than 14 days. As if that wasn’t bad enough, the Phoenix VA then lied about it, releasing falsified waiting lists to the public to cover its tracks. Phoenix turned out to be the norm, not the exception. The VA’s inspector general found systemic problems across the country. In Fort Collins, Colorado, for example, clerks were instructed to falsify records to show that doctors were seeing more patients than they actually were. In Columbia, South Carolina, delays in diagnosis and treatment directly led to the deaths of multiple patients. The VA program there had nearly 4,000 backlogged appointments despite a $1 million grant earmarked to reduce delays. And in the VA’s hospital in Pittsburgh, in 2011 and 2012, there was an outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease that officials knew about for more than a year before informing patients. At least six veterans died as a result. The Obama Administration’s own Deputy Chief of Staff, Rob Nabors, revealed that VA health care has a “corrosive culture” with “significant” and “systemic failures.” The politicians’ response to this debacle? Spend more money -- a lot more money. The VA’s budget has almost doubled since 2009. They’ve hired 100,000 new people in the past decade. Wait times have actually gone up, yet not one administrator was fired for the wait-list scandal. For the complete script, visit https://www.prageru.com/videos/single-payer-health-care-america-already-has-it
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Healthcare in England
 
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We've done the US, Canada, and France. None of them are really socialized healthcare systems. To get at that, we need to go look at a system like that of the UK. More specifically, we're going to talk about England's National Health Service. See what a real "government run" system looks like, how it compares to yours, and what's good (and not so good) about it. For those of you who want more information or references, go here: http://theincidentaleconomist.com/wordpress/?p=55536 John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer Aaron Carroll -- Writer Mark Olsen -- Graphics http://www.twitter.com/aaronecarroll http://www.twitter.com/crashcoursestan http://www.twitter.com/realjohngreen http://www.twitter.com/olsenvideo
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The Republican health care bill makes no sense
 
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The bill doesn’t know what problem it’s trying to solve. For more Vox analysis: http://www.vox.com/2017/1/5/14179258/obamacare-repeal-republican-votes-trump You can read the bill here: http://www.cnn.com/2017/03/06/politics/house-republicans-obamacare-repeal-replace-text/ https://waysandmeans.house.gov/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/03.06.17-AmericanHealthCareAct_Summary.pdf Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Republicans in the House have finally released a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare: the American Health Care Act. The GOP healthcare bill keeps some of the most popular parts of Obamacare, like letting young adults stay on their parents' health insurance until age 26 and requiring insurance companies to cover people with pre-existing conditions. But the Republican bill gets rid of the key element that made Obamacare work: the individual mandate. Now that people aren't required to have insurance, healthy people could leave insurance pools en masse, leaving sick people who are more expensive to cover. Hypocrisy is a minor sin in politics, but still, it is remarkable how much of it there is to be found in this legislation. A core Republican complaint when Obamacare was passed was that the law delayed many of its provisions in order to reduce public outcry and manipulate the CBO’s score. The GOP bill is similarly aggressive with such tricks, delaying changes to the Medicaid expansion until 2020 and pushing Obamacare’s tax on expensive insurance plans out until 2025. Because Republicans aren’t even trying to win Democratic votes, they’re stuck designing a bill that can wiggle through the budget reconciliation process (another thing they complained about Democrats doing). That means they can’t make major changes to insurance markets like repealing Obamacare’s essential benefit standards or allowing insurance to be sold across state lines. That last part is particularly striking, given that it was one of President Trump’s five demands in his speech last week. I’ve always been skeptical about the savings Republicans could wrest by changing those regulations, but now they can’t get those savings at all — which means sacrificing a key part of their theory of cost control. This bill has a lot of problems, and more will come clear as experts study its language, the Congressional Budget Office release its estimates, and industry players make themselves heard. But the biggest problem this bill has is that it’s not clear why it exists. What does it make better? What is it even trying to achieve? Democrats wanted to cover more people and reduce long-term costs, and they had an argument for how their bill did both. As far as I can tell, Republicans have neither. At best, you can say this bill makes every obvious health care metric a bit worse, but at least it cuts taxes on rich people? Is that really a winning argument in American politics? In reality, what I think we’re seeing here is Republicans trying desperately to come up with something that would allow them to repeal and replace Obamacare. This is a compromise of a compromise of a compromise aimed at fulfilling that promise. But “repeal and replace” is a political slogan, not a policy goal. This is a lot of political pain to endure for a bill that won’t improve many peoples’ lives, but will badly hurt millions. Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H Or on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o
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The Structure & Cost of US Health Care: Crash Course Sociology #44
 
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In our final episode of Crash Course Sociology we are going to talk about what the health care system in the US looks like, the five A’s of health care accessibility, and a couple of contributing factors to the affordability of health care: fee for service care and the structure of our health insurance system which encourage higher spending. Thanks everybody for joining us for the past year on Crash Course Sociology! Crash Course is made with Adobe Creative Cloud. Get a free trial here: https://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/catalog/desktop.html *** References: Sociology by John J. Macionis, 15th edition (2014) Distribution of U.S. Health Care Providers Residing in Rural and Urban Areas, US Department of Health & Human Services https://www.ruralhealthinfo.org/pdf/rural-urban-workforce-distribution-nchwa-2014.pdf Protection from high medical costs https://www.healthcare.gov/why-coverage-is-important/protection-from-high-medical-costs/ *** Crash Course is on Patreon! You can support us directly by signing up at http://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Thanks to the following Patrons for their generous monthly contributions that help keep Crash Course free for everyone forever: Mark Brouwer, Nickie Miskell Jr., Jessica Wode, Eric Prestemon, Kathrin Benoit, Tom Trval, Jason Saslow, Nathan Taylor, Divonne Holmes à Court, Brian Thomas Gossett, Khaled El Shalakany, Indika Siriwardena, Robert Kunz, SR Foxley, Sam Ferguson, Yasenia Cruz, Daniel Baulig, Eric Koslow, Caleb Weeks, Tim Curwick, Evren Türkmenoğlu, Alexander Tamas, Justin Zingsheim, D.A. Noe, Shawn Arnold, mark austin, Ruth Perez, Malcolm Callis, Ken Penttinen, Advait Shinde, Cody Carpenter, Annamaria Herrera, William McGraw, Bader AlGhamdi, Vaso, Melissa Briski, Joey Quek, Andrei Krishkevich, Rachel Bright, Alex S, Mayumi Maeda, Kathy & Tim Philip, Montather, Jirat, Eric Kitchen, Moritz Schmidt, Ian Dundore, Chris Peters, Sandra Aft, Steve Marshall -- Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashCourse Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/TheCrashCourse Tumblr - http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse CC Kids: http://www.youtube.com/crashcoursekids
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Jordan health care system
 
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https://www.globalsurance.com/health-insurance/jordan/‎ for more information about eh Jordan health care system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1nwpLUNKf0 To make certain you make the correct knowledgeable choice, our expert advisors review the world-wide health insurance policies market so they can quickly give you individualized, comparative rates on international healthcare insurance cover. Policies are generally provided with either emergency-only or comprehensive coverage. For more details on this type of coverage, consult our personal Jordan medical coverage policies page. Family health insurance coverage plans are a really attractive choice in Jordan indeed. They give the insured the option to insure their whole family by buying a common policy. To know further details about your benefits, read the extensive review on our family Jordan medical cover policies page. Considering that we live in an ever-expanding global community, several forward-thinking insurance companies know that there is a significant need for coverage that provides worldwide protection. Presently, there are numerous excellent international health insurers proposing high-quality medical insurance policies to cover individuals, families, and groups in Jordan, with many even offering global coverage options which means that it is possible to take your plan with you if you leave Jordan. Because global medical insurance coverage is really specialized and has many options, it is better to talk about your specific situation with an adviser before purchasing insurance. Accurate and dependable We can give you accurate and up-to-date responses to the questions you can have, speedily and conveniently. Medical insurance adviser in Jordan Are you tired of being given advice on policies that appear to advantage the insurer more than you as the insured person? We are an autonomous coverage expert who will always put the interests of our customers before the partners that we work with. this means that you are provided with impartial recommendations about various health insurance policies in Jordan that fit perfectly you as an individual. Our in depth knowledge of the industry means that we have current data and knowledge on all aspects of local healthcare issues in the area. A lot of this information can be readily accessed via our website or by contacting our expert advisers. Having these information on hand can help you in making choices as to which Jordan medical policy is most appropriate to your requirements. If you are currently an expatriate in Jordan, it is not uncommon to be evacuated from where you are to foreign country in order to receive the proper level of care. By pairing up with top insurance partners from around the world, our Jordan medical insurance plans are globally transportable and do away with the hassle of finding a new policy during your international move. Maternity medical insurance policy in Jordan A lot of plans offer additional protection for maternity. Maternity typically has a waiting period of time before the coverage is effective and this generally means conceptions can only take place 3 to 12 months after the health policy begins. A lot of expatriates are ignorant that giving birth to kids abroad can involve astronomical charges and preparing forward is really important if devastating financial implications are to be averted. A newborn child ought to usually be added to a health insurance coverage expatriate plan in 4 weeks to offer continuous cover. Emergency evacuation insurance policy in Jordan Covers the cost in Jordan of transportation to the nearest health centre where sufficient healthcare facilities are offered to take care of the condition. This can incorporate unexpected emergency airlift, the price of an accompanying person is normally integrated as properly as the return journey Health insurance coverage and vaccination in Jordan To receive sufficient defense towards conditions it is important to check what vaccinations are necessary or encouraged in the intended area of holiday. This info is obtainable through the world health organisation or the country's own consulate. Some global insurance companies do incorporate insurance for vaccinations as part of the global healthcare services in their plans, but there will be limitations depending on the policy and the insurance coverage supplier.
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**Random VSG** : ALL the finance with United Health Care Plus.
 
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Even though you have insurance to cover your surgery, you still have to pay a lot of out of pocket money. but the surgery is still worth it. ... *sorry I'm behind guys.... I was SUPER busy all week and sorry that the video is kinda long* I hope this helps.
Views: 2040 Journey2AhNewMe
Rand Paul on the Republican Health Care Plan | Obamacare
 
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Senator Rand Paul talks about how he currently opposes the Senate Republican Obamacare replacement bill because it continues the same mistakes that are in Obamacare. Check out Rand Paul's website here▼ http://www.paul.senate.gov/ Like Rand Paul on Facebook▼ http://www.facebook.com/RandPaul Follow Rand Paul on Twitter▼ http://twitter.com/RandPaul Follow Rand Paul on Instagram▼ http://instagram.com/drrandpaul/ A Short Bio on Rand Paul Senator Rand Paul, M.D. is one of the nation’s leading advocates for liberty. Elected to the U.S. Senate in 2010, Dr. Paul has proven to be an outspoken champion for constitutional liberties and fiscal responsibility. As a fierce advocate against government overreach, Rand has fought tirelessly to return government to its limited, constitutional scope. A devoted husband and father, Dr. Paul and his family live in Bowling Green, Kentucky, where Rand owned his own ophthalmology practice and performed eye surgery for 18 years. As a hard-working and dedicated physician--not a career politician--Rand Paul came to Washington to shake things up and to make a difference. Dr. Paul has been married for 24 years to Kelley Ashby Paul of Russellville, Kentucky, and together, they have three sons: William, 21; Duncan, 18; and Robert, 15. He regularly volunteered to coach teams for each of his three sons in Little League baseball, soccer, and basketball. Rand and Kelley are both devout Christians and are active in their local church. Rand is the third of five children born to Carol and Ron Paul. He grew up in Lake Jackson, Texas and attended Baylor University. He graduated from Duke Medical School in 1988. Dr. Paul completed a general surgery internship at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta and completed his residency in ophthalmology at Duke University Medical Center. Upon completion of his training in 1993, Rand and Kelley moved to Bowling Green to start their family and begin his ophthalmology practice. In 1995, Rand founded the Southern Kentucky Lions Eye Clinic, an organization that provides eye exams and surgery to needy families and individuals. Rand is a former president and 17-year member of Lions Clubs International, which is dedicated to preserving sight by providing eyeglasses and surgery to the less fortunate around the world. In recognition of his outstanding and sustained efforts to provide vision care to Kentuckians in need, Lions Clubs International has awarded Rand many of its highest commendations. A large part of Rand's daily work as an ophthalmologist was dedicated to preserving the vision of our seniors. In 2002, The Twilight Wish Foundation recognized Rand for Outstanding Service and Commitment to Seniors. During his free time, Dr. Paul performs pro-bono eye surgeries for patients across Kentucky. Additionally, he provides free eye surgery to children from around the world through his participation in the Children of the Americas Program. Most recently, he traveled to Guatemala on a medical mission trip with the University of Utah's Moran Eye Center. During the week over 200 patients, many of them blind with cataracts had their vision restored by Dr. Paul. Dr. Paul's entrance into politics is indicative of his life’s work as a surgeon: a desire to diagnose problems and provide practical solutions, whether it be in Bowling Green, Kentucky or Washington, D.C. Randal Howard "Rand" Paul (born January 7, 1963) is an American physician and politician from Kentucky. In office since 2011, Paul currently serves in the United States Senate as a member of the Republican Party. He is also a trained ophthalmologist and is the middle son of former U.S. Representative and physician Ron Paul of Texas. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Paul attended Baylor University and is a graduate of the Duke University School of Medicine. Paul began practicing ophthalmology in 1993 in Bowling Green, Kentucky and established his own clinic in December 2007. Paul has been considered a supporter of the Tea Party movement, and a vocal critic of the Federal Reserve System. He has opposed NSA mass surveillance of Americans and supports reduced government spending and taxation. He describes himself as "100% pro-life" and has cosponsored legislation for the equal protection of the right to life from conception. Paul officially announced his candidacy for the 2016 U.S. presidential election on April 7, 2015.
Views: 1009 Rand Paul
US Healthcare Plan: Insurance recipients concerned about new bill
 
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The lower house of US Congress is due to vote on a Republican healthcare bill on Thursday. Many conservatives are against the proposed legislation because they say it doesn't go far enough in repealing President Obama's signature healthcare plan, the Affordable Care Act. But opposition Democrats say it goes too far, warning it will leave tens of millions of Americans without access to affordable medical care. TRT World's Mary MacCarthy reports on some of the people who need that medical coverage. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7fWeaHhqgM4Ry-RMpM2YYw?sub_confirmation=1 Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/c/trtworld/live Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TRTWorld Twitter: https://twitter.com/TRTWorld Visit our website: http://www.trtworld.com/
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Health care spending uneven around the world
 
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Global health care is vastly uneven around the world. According to the World Health Organization, the United States spends nearly $9,000 per pesron, France spends about $4,700, China spends about $350 per capita, and Myanmar spends about $20 per person.
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Healthcare Around the World
 
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Fans of U.S. health care reform point out that many other countries provide coverage for all their citizens, and no one files for bankruptcy due to medical bills. But how exactly do these countries do it? January Series guest & journalist T.R. Reid, author of The Healing of America: A Global Quest for Better, Cheaper, and Fairer Health Care, tells of his travels comparing systems around the world. Shirley Hoogstra hosts.
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10 Health Insurance and Managed Health Care Companies in the World
 
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10 Health Insurance and Managed Health Care Companies in the World
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United Healthcare Quiz & Educational info
 
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It's time for Open Enrollment! You can take this fun quiz from UnitedHealthcare to see how you score based on your knowledge about health plans and how to best manage healthcare expenses. Take the quiz here: http://bit.ly/2exMDTj After the quiz you will get a RANK plus learn all the correct answers. Then you can enter to win a $100 or $500 gift card. Winners will be chosen weekly until November 30th. Note: This video is sponsored by UnitedHealthcare
Views: 1935 Colleen Padilla