Healthcare rationing in the United States exists in various forms. Access to
private health ... During the 1940s, a limited supply of iron lungs for polio victims
forced ... that health spending for...
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.
Dec 19, 2003 ... The authors of the OJIN topic, Health Care and the Aging Population: What ... But
are nurses as educated as they should be about long-term care? ... Mion's (2003)
article addresses in depth the limited geriatric education of ...
Oct 11, 2001 ... As the reasoning goes: Health care for elderly persons is costing more ... of
determining who should receive limited resources, it predisposes ...
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.
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
In health care contexts, autonomy entails that competent individuals should be
able to ... In some instances, elderly patients prefer to give over decision-making
... This includes, but is not limited to, being informed by the health care team of