An American Sickness 2021
It is time for a very serious discussion about how to change our entire dysfunctional healthcare system. Written by a physician who was a reporter for 22 years with the New York Times!
Congress’ discussion should not be on how to pay for this broken system, but instead how to transition to a system that is not bloated and exploited beyond recognition.
Rosenthal unveils the irrationality, indifference, harmfulness, and downright unfairness of the American healthcare system, which can often seem driven more by profit than by caring and compassion. - E.J. Emanuel, MD, PhD, Chair of Dept. of Medical Ethics, U of PA
An authoritative account of the distorted financial incentives that drive medical care in the U.S. - The Washington Post
I liked how relevant it is. Healthcare at exorbitant costs affects us all of at some point. I also liked the practical advice in Part 2. I liked everything about it. – Jennifer A. 3/22