Single Payer: The Health Care Plan Not On The Table Many of the world's industrialized countries have a single-payer health care system, in which government administers all medical care. Support for such a system exists in the U.S.; even President Obama has expressed admiration for it. Yet it is absent from the debate.
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Single Payer: The Health Care Plan Not On The Table

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Single Payer: The Health Care Plan Not On The Table

Single Payer: The Health Care Plan Not On The Table

Single Payer: The Health Care Plan Not On The Table

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A doctor dispenses drugs at Toronto General Hospital. Canada is one country that has a single-payer health insurance system, which provides universal health care. Geoff Robins/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A doctor dispenses drugs at Toronto General Hospital. Canada is one country that has a single-payer health insurance system, which provides universal health care.

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