Skip to comments.Cuba campaign takes on 'free' health care
Posted on 08/25/2012 11:50:33 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
HAVANA (AP) -- Cuba's system of free medical care, long considered a birthright by its citizens and trumpeted as one of the communist government's great successes, is not immune to cutbacks under Raul Castro's drive for efficiency.
The health sector has already endured millions of dollars in budget cuts and tens of thousands of layoffs, and it became clear this month that Castro is looking for more ways to save when the newspaper voice of the Communist Party, Granma, published daily details for two weeks on how much the government spends on everything from anesthetics and acupuncture to orthodontics and organ transplants.
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Mr. Michael Moore...Please pick up the nearest courtesy phone?? You need to redo your MOVIE about how great Cuban HEALTH CARE is...
The emergency room:
The patient in his room:
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