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While the American medical system is famous for expensive drugs and heroic care at the end of life, a more significant factor in the nation’s annual health care bill may be the high price tag of ordinary services.

Art Jones‘s insight:

Just look at the cost comparison shown between the US and member countries of the EU, why do we pay so much more?

 

"People think it’s like other purchases: That if you pay more you get a better car. But in medicine, it’s not like that." Dr. Jeffrey Rice 

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