Under the best of circumstances, age should be irrelevant in the Medicare
program. ... A universal health care system might well lower the overall costs of
health care .... a disproportionate amount of limited financial resources for
May 5, 2012 ... Solutions to cut dramatic rises in Medicare spending on the elderly and
decreasing the ... Healthcare providers should be held accountable for ...
Aug 13, 2009 ... Should there be a limit on health care for elderly and terminally ill ... Yes, I believe
health care should be limited for the elderly or terminally ill.
George P. Smith, II , The Elderly and Health Care Rationing, 7 PIERCE L. REV.
.... effectuated two methods of governing the distribution of limited health care ...
should support health care plans allocating fewer resources to health care.
Since there are limited resources available for health care, difficult decisions
need ... Roughly speaking, justice refers to the notion that resources should be
fairly ... Elderly patients are frequently unable to afford the high cost of hospital
Jul 15, 2009 ... The debate over health care reform in the United States should start .... that cost
was a problem that had limited the treatment they received.
ethics.emory.edu/resources/Publication/PDFs/Ethical issues and access to healthcare.pdf
to “whether people who are—or should be—entitled to ... Karen Trotochaud is
Senior Program Associate at the Center for Ethics, Emory University, and teaches
and works in the area of ... process for allocating limited healthcare resources.
Oct 11, 2001 ... As the reasoning goes: Health care for elderly persons is costing more ... of
determining who should receive limited resources, it predisposes ...
He says Medicare should determine what benefits it will make available, based
on ... care be parceled out carefully – essentially rationed – for elderly patients.
individuals should support health care plans ... investment of scarce resources
with limited returns.17 ... health care services for the elderly should be curtailed.