Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Obama Medicare Pick Promises Rationing, Smacks Free Market (Don't You Just Hate How Sarah Palin Got This One Right Too?)


Palin warned there would be rationing, and the idiots attacked her for it. Now what?

Obama’s Nominee to Run Medicare: ‘Please Don’t Put Your Faith in Market Forces’

Dr. Donald Berwick, nominated by President Barack Obama to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the agency that runs Medicare, published an article in the British Medical Journal (BMJ), advising leaders of Britain’s socialized health care system: “Please don’t put your faith in market forces.”

The article, published in the July 26, 2008 issue of the BMJ, compared the U.S. health care system unfavorably to the British system, which Berwick said he was “romantic about.”

The article included a list of 10 suggestions for Britain’s National Health Service (NHS). One of these suggestions was:

“Please don’t put your faith in market forces [emphasis in original]. It’s a popular idea: that Adam Smith’s invisible hand would do a better job of designing care than leaders with plans can. READ MORE...

Obama's Nominee to Run Medicare: 'The Decision Is Not Whether or Not We Will Ration Care. The Decision Is Whether We Will Ration Care With Our Eyes Open'

How pathetic is our media?


Please stop voting democrat America...please....

1 comment:

  1. Water under the bridge now, Phyllis.

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