Staff Neurosurgeon, Emory Clinic;
CNN Chief Medical Correspondent; Exec Prod/Writer of TNT's medical drama Monday Mornings
1601 days ago
my friend's french health insurance card. costs her about 3000 euros a year and covers most things. she says it provides "psychic income."
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The cost for each people is 2.70€ and cost every year 170 millions. This card is a big progress.
Sanjay... I'm moving to France so I can get better medical.
Indeed I too agree if at the cost of 3000 euros a year we get coverage of most of things related to our health and diseases that's nothing in comparison to what freeness we feel and get a good reward in lieu of it. I am totally in favour of such plans. I
Guess what, Frodo08330, unless you are paying in cash, there already IS someone between you and your doctor. It's called an insurance company. Under 'socialized' programs you don't have anyone in between you and Dr. and you know going in what is covere
I'm a US expat living in Northern Switzerland on the French border. There are ALWAYS caveats. True France is probably the best place to live if you get sick BUT the French health care system is bankrupted from covering everything. AND they pay upwards of
Now why can't we do that here in the USA? ... Caveat, yes it covers more things, but is it rationed?
think I would need to know more before signing up. "most things" could be deceiving. Who decides if or when you receive care. If it is anyone but me and my doctor making those decisions, then I am not interested.
3000 euros = 4300 usd/12 months = 358/month...about what I'm paying for catastrophic care and non-coverage for pre-existing conditions. Where do I sign up?
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