I know very few doctors who are genuinely happy with the state of medicine in the U.S., and there is no question that we have notably inferior healthcare. The illness profit system is incredibly lucrative for its corporate owners. Absolutely top of the line in terms of profit. In terms of health, not so much. We pay more than any other country in the world for what outcome data shows is the 37th best healthcare.
Pharmaceutical companies have more power than ever, and the American people are paying the price—too often with our lives.