Tag: US healthcare

Posted on December 23, 2016

INCREMENTAL FIXES WON”T TRANSFORM US HEALTHCARE: Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

Terry Stone in HBR: Incremental Fixes Won’t Save the US Healthcare System December 06, 2016 Terry StoneManaging Partner, Health & Life Sciences, Oliver Wyman @TerryStone92 We need to take bold action to correct our health system’s current trajectory. Incremental shifts, the approach to date, simply won’t address the real challenge confronting the US healthcare system […] Read More

Posted on October 6, 2016

SINGLE TIER EVOLVES INTO MULTI-TIER HEALTHCARE FOR CANADIANS Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

The promise that one tier healthcare would be the only option for Canadians has been broken. The evidence of two tier exists in a number of areas across Canada. We will not have to wait for Dr Brian Day’s trial to end in support of the private healthcare option for Canadians. Because two tier in […] Read More

Posted on August 18, 2016

CROSS BORDER SHOPPING FOR HEALTHCARE SERVICES: Raymond Rupert MD, MBA.

The rumour is that Canadians are purchasing about $700,000,000 of healthcare services in the US. A small percentage of the $200B spent each year on healthcare services in Canada. But the number is material and growing. Furthermore, many Canadians are buying healthcare insurance that delivers the services in the US. Best Doctors insurance in Canada […] Read More