An argument against healthcare rationing

Etzioni, Amitai
January 2013
Aging Today;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p3
In this article, the author presents his views on the finding of a research according to which people of the U.S. use more medical resources in the last year of life as compared to previous years. He suggests that limited healthcare resources should be allocated to younger people. He further recommends some ways to reduce medical care costs including cutting reimbursements for interventions without demonstrated benefits and reducing administrative costs.


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