A Road Map to 'Single Payer'
How States Can Escape the Clutches of the Private Health
June 10, 2012 —
Although states are
blocked by various factors from instituting a pure single-payer system such as
exists in Canada, they are empowered to institute reforms that would capture
many of the benefits promised by the single-payer model, a new Public Citizen
The report presents a road map to states to achieve a “unified, universal”
health care system that would provide access to all, provide more comprehensive
benefits, and improve the coordination of care—and all for less money than our
current system costs.