https://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/full/10.1377/hlthaff.9.2.185 https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cb...-system-ranks-lowest-in-international-survey/ https://www.businessinsider.com/the...olding-of-health-insurance-by-all-citizens-17 Read. Don't just skim. The data for Japan only is from 2012. The rest is from 2017. https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/socia.../oecd-health-data-health-status_data-00540-en Our system is horribly inefficient and wasteful, which is why it's so expensive. We need to remove for-profit insurance and hospitals from the system. Doctors should be making decisions regarding treatment, not insurance companies.