For the new health care system I would require the amount the individual would pay to be determined by their age and income. No longer would the poor or seniors have to sacrifice between their medical needs, (whether it being medications, doctor visits, hospitalizations,) and food. To be eligible for the free health care, the requirements would include: the annual income of the household to be less than $25,000, if over that amount there will be a low monthly premium based on the percentage on annual income. By showing the annual income of the household it separates the individuals who would greatly benefit from free health care in oppose to the individuals who are able to pay a low monthly premium.
The second requirement: each Individual in the household over the age of 16 to be tested for drugs. By drug testing it would not only protect the health care system from individuals abusing the system and attaining free health care, it could also inform the department of human resources if a child could possibly be in a dangerous environment due to the caregiver or parent failing the drug test. By having a new health care system in The United States of America where the acceptance of the individual and their household is based on minimal requirements and age, would be very beneficial to the people. [continues]
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