How “cheapest” is defined in the context of health care has radically shaped health care policy in the past and will shape it in the future.
Even in the face of a fiercely conservative administration, universal health care took center stage in 2018 with the potential to dramatically improve the lives of more Americans than any other social program in our nation’s history. A publicly financed but privately delivered single-payer program, more popularly known as Medicare
Senator Bernie Sanders’ Medicare For All bill contained one very interesting section that has been mostly overlooked.
The Medical Insurance and Care for All (MICA) program is a public health insurance program based on Medicare but open to all individuals.