FREE MARKET MEDICINE


Stossel special correspondent Kennedy on the benefits of medicine without the insurance companies.
DATE: 04/26/2013

Discussion Questions

1. What are the benefits and/or drawbacks to “free market medicine”?

2. What effect does competition have on the health care industry?

3. Would you go to a doctor like the ones in the video? Why or why not?

4. Have we strayed from what health insurance was designed for? How? Was there a good reason to change the system? Explain.

5. Why have insurance-paid medical services gone up so much in cost, compared to cosmetic procedures that are not usually covered by insurance?


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