You are either not logged in or not registered with our community. Click here to register.
May 23, 2018, 07:47:55 PM

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length

Click here if you are having problems.
Default Wide Screen Beige Lilac Rainbow Black & Blue October Send us your theme!

Wiki Blogs Dicebot

Author Topic: Medical Ethics and Patiant Economics  (Read 2863 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Moondazed

  • Hmm... plot or pleasure? Perhaps a bit of both...
  • Lady
  • Enchanter
  • *
  • Join Date: Mar 2006
  • Location: Virginia, US
  • Gender: Female
  • I'm a switch, name your pleasure...
  • My Role Play Preferences
  • View My Rolls
  • Referrals: 0
Re: Medical Ethics and Patiant Economics
« Reply #25 on: January 07, 2008, 10:21:12 PM »
My doctor does that... and the condition you mentioned, that included a hospital stay, didn't sound routine to me.  I'm actually very happy with my doctor and if I'm not I'm free to find another.  In the free market people who can't afford quality care are out of luck... that doesn't sound like what you're proposing.

Have you seen the movie Idiocracy?  It has a humorous spoof on what medical care will look like in the future and it's actually similar to what you're proposing... a price list (which actually exists, ask any insurance company!  On second thought, I'm sure they won't let you see it).