214. America's Health Care System is BROKEN. What Can Leaders Do?
What is the government's role in unaffordable health care costs? Should health care be controlled by doctors and patients? Find out in the 79th LPP episode with Michael Cannon of Cato Institute.
Thank you for watching the 79th episode of the Let People Prosper podcast.
Today, I’m joined by Michael Cannon, director of health policy studies at Cato Institute and author of the informative, short book: “Recovery: A Guide to Reforming the U.S. Health Sector.”
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Today, we discuss:
1) How U.S. health care evolved away from a free-market system and the importance of restoring consumer control;
2) How to reduce health care costs and improve quality by reducing regulations and subsidies; and
3) The importance of reining in health care costs of Medicare and Medicaid to reduce government spending and balance the federal budget.