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Healthcare “Formularies”: The REAL Obstacle to Reasonable Care
The Huffington Post

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has gone into effect as of January 1, 2014. It is a private/public sector alternative to publicly funded Single Payer Universal Healthcare, and it was passed into law amidst a fury of debate and partisanship. The United States is one of the few western democracies that does not have a healthcare system that is funded in majority by public funding. The assessment of the availability of services does not bode well for people living in the United States, as the system lacks the base level of service standardization that exists in most of the other nations where “universal healthcare” is the law.