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Steven Cox on Health Care

 

 


Support Medicare for All

Most of us are one paycheck away from financial ruin. Medical bills are the leading cause of bankruptcy. A Medicare for All bill will fix this nightmare.
Source: 2020 Kentucky Senate website CoxForUS.com , Feb 6, 2020

Passionate about healthcare

Q: What areas of public policy are you personally passionate about?

A: Healthcare or caring in general is a passion of mine. I want to unite us, so that we may address the looming threats together.

Source: Ballotpedia.org Connection: 2020 Kentucky Senate race , Sep 9, 2019

Medicare-For-All would reduce healthcare costs

In a Medicare for All system, you get rid of the "for profit" mentality. Medicare for All eliminates a lot of the costs.

From a provider's standpoint, when you go to the doctor, you have to give them your insurance card, and then they have to figure out if that's valid, then they have to [determine] with the insurance company what treatment is going to be covered. Under Medicare for All, it would streamline doctor visits and hospital visits because you would all be working on the same system.

Source: Medium.com on 2020 Kentucky Senate race , Jul 18, 2019

Medicare for All absolutely needs to be done

Medicare for All is something that absolutely needs to be done. I have been involved with the insurance industry for a while now, and I do know that the cost for someone's health insurance isn't just the cost of mitigating the risk of them getting injured or sick. In a Medicare for All system, a single-payer system, you get rid of the "for profit" mentality. You then focus on what's best for the people.
Source: The Student Post on 2020 Kentucky Senate race , Jun 23, 2019

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