Instant Poll Results


From June 2009

Which strategy would be your top choice to reform health care in this country?

None Reduce use of tobacco and alcohol

None Replace fee-for-service reimbursement with a capitation payment system

10% Reduce capital investments in hospitals and the equipment they use

14% Institute a national electronic health record for all citizens

19% Develop a national effectiveness commission to slow implementation of costly new medicines and equipment that only marginally improve public health

24% Reduce the use of futile end-of-life medical interventions

33% Reduce administrative costs by reforming insurance company practices

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