They can’t afford it because:
- US physicians make twice what docs in other countries do
- Drug costs are much higher here than elsewhere
- Hospitals are making bank
- Administrative costs are twice what they are in other developed countries.
Average physician income by specialty from FierceHealthcare.
We pay twice as much as other developed countries for healthcare, and our outcomes are measurably worse.
What does this mean for you?
Until and unless we fix healthcare, your family and friends will face increasing costs and declining access; it’s highly likely some aren’t getting the medications, surgeries, tests, or therapies they desperately need.