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U.S. health care spending is on the rise

According to federal data released Thursday, total U.S. health care spending in 2018 increased 4.6% to reach $3.6 trillion. Learn more about this story at https://www.newsy.com/96076/ Find more videos like this at https://www.newsy.com Follow Newsy on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newsyvideos Follow Newsy on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/newsy

How Trump’s Health Care Policy Is Putting This Child’s Life at Stake | Opinions | NowThis thumbnail

How Trump’s Health Care Policy Is Putting This Child’s Life at Stake | Opinions | NowThis

‘I don’t think [Trump] understands what kind of jeopardy it puts our kids’ lives in’ — The president claims he’ll protect pre-existing conditions, but his real actions are putting this child’s life at stake. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight…

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My INSANE Health Insurance Plan

–David breaks down the changes to his health insurance plan from 2019 to 2020, including a 9% increase in his monthly premium and a number of other immoral changes that show how broken our system truly is When did our healthcare system break? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfuNE_LPq7s Support The David Pakman Show: -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a…

Amid roiling health care debate, the share of uninsured Americans is growing thumbnail

Amid roiling health care debate, the share of uninsured Americans is growing

Health care is a top 2020 political issue. Democratic candidates are debating whether to build upon the Affordable Care Act, or ‘Obamacare,’ or replace it with Medicare for All. Meanwhile, President Trump wants to dismantle the ACA entirely. As millions of Americans enter the time of year when they choose their health plans, Amna Nawaz…

Obamacare, Medicare for all, and other health care proposals: The winners and losers | LIVE STREAM thumbnail

Obamacare, Medicare for all, and other health care proposals: The winners and losers | LIVE STREAM

Few federal policy areas affect individuals and families as directly as health care, and no sector of the economy spends as much on lobbying Washington as does the health industry. Every policy proposal and resultant change creates winners and losers — among parents, students, the elderly, the young, drug makers, device makers, hospitals, insurers, bureaucrats,…

U.S. Health Care Crisis Has Volunteer Clinics Struggling to Cope | NowThis thumbnail

U.S. Health Care Crisis Has Volunteer Clinics Struggling to Cope | NowThis

Thousands of uninsured Americans have been forced into volunteer clinics for critical medical care. This is our health care system in 2019. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis The current state of health care in…

What the US health care system assumes about you thumbnail

What the US health care system assumes about you

The difficulties low-income patients have when trying to receive healthcare can be easily overlooked. Katz points out the many assumptions healthcare in the United States makes­—that patients can take off of work in the middle of the day to get care, can speak English, are literate, have enough food, have a home with a refrigerator, a bathroom,…

A new vision for health reform | LIVE STREAM thumbnail

A new vision for health reform | LIVE STREAM

National health spending is projected to expand from $3.8 trillion this year to nearly $6 trillion in 2027. An agenda to promote economic growth must include policies to slow health spending while promoting access to affordable, high-quality care. Joseph Antos of AEI and the late Alice Rivlin of the Brookings Institution offer a bipartisan plan…