No, it's nothing like that. Medicare more than covers the costs of care that it provides to its' beneficiariesit's sort of like if I forced you into a system where I was supposed to provide the money for all your meals; but then I sent you to Outback and said you were only allowed to spend $1.50 a meal. You're not going to eat, but I can still insist that I am providing for you.
But the rightwingers like that our govt and our citizens pay more for less.
Its about what YOU did and how you played with the #s for the US while not doing the same for the other nations.
And of course they have regional and local govts. You should learn what you're talking about before you start talking about it. It makes your arguments look foolish
And those two websites cover the US. You're still trying to apply your calculations to only the US while not doing the same for the other nations. It's called "lying with statistics"
Lying With Statistics
If you expect people to be rational, you aren't being rational.
they stop taking em on instead
Finding a Doctor Who Accepts Medicare Isnít Easy - NYTimes.com