Week9 final - HCA Final One of the most important issues...

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HCA Final One of the most important issues for America is the need for a new health care system. The number of Americans who do not have any type of medical coverage is out of control. This is in part due to rising costs of healthcare within our country. Medicare is projected to be bankrupt by the year 2019 according to many budget forecasters from around the country. I can personally attest to this predicament, my grandmother will not even think about going to see a doctor unless someone from our family forces her to go. She says she cannot afford the out of pocket expense for treatment and the medication that could be prescribed to her from the treating physician. This has caused her great stress in her elder years, senior citizens should not have to worry about where they will get the money for their healthcare they should be enjoying their so-called golden years not suffering through them. Medicare however is not the only major issue with our current healthcare system. With the increase of uninsured Americans comes the increase in price of prescription medication, there is also a trend for the physician to prescribe more expensive
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