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How French Health Care Compares To The US System

France’s health-care system, which is called “social security,” has been globally recognized for overall quality. In a 2000 report, the World Health Organization ranked it the best national health-care system in the world.

As Democrats push a government-funded health care and President Donald Trump campaigns on repealing Obamacare without a clear alternative, Health care has become a major focus of the 2020 elections. Many Americans are considering what kind of health care system they may want.

“Medicare for All” has become a mantra among the left-of-center Democrats, with most of their plans calling for a universal single-payer health-care system, closely modeled after Canada’s health-care system. But there’s another national health-care system that’s worth paying attention to: France’s.

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How Amazon Could Disrupt Health Care

Amazon has been described has the “everything store, ” but it’s missing one major category – prescription medicines. That might soon change, in the wake of Amazon’s roughly $1 billion acquisition of PillPack, an internet pharmacy.

Health experts told CNBC that it’s only a mater of time before Amazon starts selling prescription drugs on its online marketplace, and that it’s assembling a team to do just that. For Amazon, pharmacy represents a multibillion market opportunity, but it’s also highly complicated and will involve battling with some entrenched competition that has a vested interest in keeping drug prices high.

But Amazon, with its scale, leverage, and supply chain expertise, could be the company to do it, the experts said.

People buying medical supplies on Amazon, such as glucometers and cold medicine, can now use their flexible savings accounts or health savings accounts to get discounts.

These programs, often referred to as an HSA or FSA, allow people with health insurance to set aside a portion of their salary before taxes to cover medical expenses that would have been paid for out-of-pocket, such as prescription medicines and medical supplies.

In a statement to CNBC, Amazon said it’s “excited to announce” the feature, which allows buyers to use their HSA or FSA debit cards towards eligible purchases.

“Customers now have the flexibility to use FSA/HSA cards on a wide range of eligible over-the-counter purchases, eliminating the need to pay out-of-pocket or submit receipts for reimbursement,” the Amazon spokesperson said.

Amazon started rolling out the offering to customers earlier this month, which was spotted by a few outlets and blogs.

In recent years, Amazon has started adding more health and wellness products, including medical devices and over-the-counter medicines.

Amazon’s rival Walmart, which currently offers pharmacy services, also has a storefront for HSA and FSA products.

The company also acquired an internet pharmacy company, PillPack, in the summer of 2018, signaling an interest in adding prescription medicines to its marketplace. It now has a leader for that pharmacy business, a veteran who helped build Amazon’s Kindle self-publishing platform. But PillPack, which primarily serves older customers who take multiple medications, hasn’t been fully integrated into Amazon and still operates independently.

Prescription drugs is a notoriously challenging product to offer, given the complex web of intermediaries that sit between the drug manufacturer and the pharmacy. To sell prescription medicines, Amazon will need to work with middlemen, known as pharmacy benefits managers, in order to take a customer’s insurance.

Some health experts suggest that the move into adding HSA and FSA cards is a smart method for Amazon to learn more about people’s spending on health.

“It’s a back end way for Amazon to learn about consumer purchasing behavior of health care products and services, as it moves more deeply into the space,” said Michael Yang, a health-tech investor with Omers Ventures.

Others believe that Amazon’s new storefront could be a starting point for the company to extend into pharmacy and employer benefits.

If Amazon had a pharmacy offering, “consumers with high deductible plans and health savings accounts may be more than willing to pay cash for prescriptions using these accounts,” said Stephen Buck, a health entrepreneur who previously worked at McKesson, a major drug distributor.

Some in the pharmacy world have speculated that Amazon will get into the space by initially focusing this segment of consumers that typically pays cash for their prescription medicine. That’s about 6 percent of the U.S. population, which is a chunk of the $450 billion pharmacy market. If it did that, those people might choose to use their health and flexible savings accounts.
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BREAKING: Flip-flop Kamala Harris Changes Position On Healthcare In Under 24 Hours After Outrage

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Ryan Saavedra for the Daily Wire reports, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) reversed course on her healthcare position on Tuesday, which comes less than 24 hours after she called for the elimination of the free market from the industry and advocated for a complete government takeover.

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Here’s what to expect from the health care sector in 2019

Ana Gupte, senior analyst and managing director of health care services at Leerink Partners, joins “Squawk Box” to discuss what to expect from the health care sector in 2019.

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Exit Poll: Health Care Replaces Economy As Most Important Issue For Voters | MSNBC

Early results from the NBC News Exit Poll indicate that Democrats’ strategic decision to campaign on the issue of health care resonated with voters. When asked which of four issues was the most important facing the country, a 41 percent plurality said health care.
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How Healthcare Has Become A Key Midterm Message For Democrats | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

With 21 days left before the 2018 midterm elections, Stephanie Ruhle is joined by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney and Associate Editor for Real Clear Politics, A.B. Stoddard to discuss how healthcare has become a key message for Democrats in some of the most contentious races this election cycle.
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Why It truly is Vital to Retain Up With the News

Why It truly is Vital to Retain Up With the News

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A lot of individuals neglect the news and are unaware of what is heading on in the planet around them. This is a big oversight even so and a great knowledge of current affairs is actually very important for many causes. Here we will look at just why it really is so significant to comply with the news and why you need to look for a news website, web-site or news channel to offer you with normal updates.

To begin with the news can often impact you. You might not assume that news is constantly about crises in other nations, or points that have transpired to other individuals, but extra probable the news reflects a plan or governing administration selection that will be utilising your tax cash and that will impact your financial state. The governing administration is created to function for us and this is the accurate plan of a democracy, even so it really is the press and the blogs and news channels that let us to actually see what the governing administration are undertaking and that let for democracy to function. Persons fought and died for freedom of speech and the freedom of the press that will come with it, and so to flip your back on it is a severe oversight. When it will come to an election, the news as a result of the final couple decades need to be the principal factor influencing your selection.

At the exact same time the news can normally impact you specifically. For illustration the the latest news of the ash cloud masking the sky intended that many flights had to be cancelled or couldn’t go in advance. Even so only all those who read through a news website or viewed a news channel would have known not to go in advance and book any final moment flights….

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