Originally Posted by badhatharry
It would be lovely of government health care performed the way you describe but what you are describing bears no resemblance to government health care here or anywhere else and the ACA does nothing to remedy the situation.
Were that it were a perfect world!
And were that you would, and would that you would, and would that you were..... better informed. Come to France, badhat, and have a heart attack and see what happens. Even non-insured foreigners are treated better in France than insured Americans in the US.