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SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE Saves money, saves lives! SINGLE PAYER HEALTHCARE Saves money, saves lives!

Dr Bill Honigman, drbillhonigman@gmail. com • Full time ER physician Orange County over 30 Dr Bill Honigman, [email protected] com • Full time ER physician Orange County over 30 years • Board Certified Emergency Medicine • Long Time activist and volunteer for many local and regional community groups • Campaign for a Healthy California, Steering Committee Member, OC Region Cocoordinator

Savings to Employer Groups Calif SB 921 April 2004 Savings to Employer Groups Calif SB 921 April 2004

SINGLE PAYER: Saves money, saves lives! • June 2009, City of Santa Monica studies SINGLE PAYER: Saves money, saves lives! • June 2009, City of Santa Monica studies savings under US HR 676, est. $6 million per year http: //www. mckeown. net/Universal_Single-payer_Healthcare__Santa_Monica_Councilmember_Kevin_Mc. Keown. html • May 2011, Vermont legislature passes and governor signs Green Mountain Care, est. savings $500 million per year http: //www. leg. state. vt. us/jfo/healthcare/Hsiao%20 Proposal%20 -%20 public. pdf

PHYSICIANS FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH PROGRAM 29 EAST MADISON SUITE 602 CHICAGO, IL 60602 PHYSICIANS FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH PROGRAM 29 EAST MADISON SUITE 602 CHICAGO, IL 60602 TEL: (312) 782 -6006 WWW. PNHP. ORG

The Uninsured The Uninsured

18, 314 Adult Deaths Annually Due to Uninsurance 18, 314 Adult Deaths Annually Due to Uninsurance

Financial Suffering Among the INSURED or UNDERINSURED Financial Suffering Among the INSURED or UNDERINSURED

Rationing Amidst a Surplus of Care or THE COST OF CARE Rationing Amidst a Surplus of Care or THE COST OF CARE

Half of Americans Live Where Population Is Too Low for Competition A town’s only Half of Americans Live Where Population Is Too Low for Competition A town’s only hospital will not compete with itself Source: NEJM 1993; 328: 148

High Deductible Insurance: Except for the Healthy and Wealthy, It’s Unwise High Deductible Insurance: Except for the Healthy and Wealthy, It’s Unwise

MANDATE MODEL: Keeping Private Insurers In Charge MANDATE MODEL: Keeping Private Insurers In Charge

“Mandate” Model for Reform • Proposed by Richard Nixon in 1971 to block Edward “Mandate” Model for Reform • Proposed by Richard Nixon in 1971 to block Edward Kennedy’s NHI proposal

“Mandate” Model for Reform • Government uses its coercive power to make people buy “Mandate” Model for Reform • Government uses its coercive power to make people buy private insurance.

“Mandate” Model - Problems • • Absent cost controls, expanded coverage unaffordable Computers, care “Mandate” Model - Problems • • Absent cost controls, expanded coverage unaffordable Computers, care management, prevention not shown to cut costs Adds administrative complexity and cost; retains wasteful private insurers Impeccable political logic, economic nonsense

The U. S. Trails Other Nations The U. S. Trails Other Nations

Canada’s National Health Insurance Program Canada’s National Health Insurance Program

PHYSICIANS FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH PROGRAM www. pnhp. org 29 EAST MADISON SUITE 602 PHYSICIANS FOR A NATIONAL HEALTH PROGRAM www. pnhp. org 29 EAST MADISON SUITE 602 CHICAGO, IL 60602 TEL: (312) 782 -6006 WWW. PNHP. ORG