foreign country decides who gets healthcare by Skype...

ilmbgNovember 29, 2012

First I posted this on Healthcare forum...then saw how little it is used- 2004, 2006...sad!
Anyway, today I heard on the am radio about a foreign country deciding who gets to see a doctor by them using Skype to 'pre-screen' for appointment. Some older, sicker people will be allowed to die without care. Younger also.
How very sad that this is probably the way we are going..
Does anyone knoe which country this is? I missed that part...
Thanks

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ravencajun Zone 8b TX

The article linked may be what you are referring to. An alarming possibility.

Here is a link that might be useful: Link

    Bookmark   November 29, 2012 at 1:38AM
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gadgets

Interesting article. I especially liked the one comment written in response to it that is headed "JUST HAVE A PHONE TREE".

Shirley

    Bookmark   November 29, 2012 at 3:43AM
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