Quote Originally Posted by Deuce View Post
Yes. You do. House calls are rare now because of economics, not some nebulous government intervention you've failed to specify. House calls make less money because they are time consuming, and technology changes in medicine mean that diagnostic equipment isn't as mobile. (this might reverse when we invent a handheld MRI star trek scanner thingy)
And those "economics" are the added expense of third party involvement. Naturally the costs will change in order to support the added bureaucracy.

Wild speculation. Provide evidence that this occurs in other nations with any real regularity.
Wild speculation?? I am a Canadian.