That healthcare in America has become prohibitively expensive was neither avoidable nor is it reversible in the long term. It is a result of the modern human being’s progress that will prove to be eventually self-defeating. Simply because, the modern man’s lifestyle is an evolutionary dead end — much like the peacock’s feathers.
Example: The average use of a CT Scan quadruples when the Medicare program pays for ‘procedures’ and not patients. The physician who uses conventional diagnostic techniques is simply called a bad doctor because he isn’t “thorough”.