Medicare and Medicaid at 50: Time to Check Fiscal Health – Barron’s

Medicare and Medicaid consume more than one-third of health-care spending in the U.S. Is that too little or too much?

the size of the U.S. health-care problem: If we could create a system that provided a Dutch level of benefits for a Dutch level of spending, all of our nation’s fiscal problems would vanish.

Source: Medicare and Medicaid at 50: Time to Check Fiscal Health – Barron’s