Singha wrote:one of the reason is the high cost of malpractice insurance that doctors and hospitals have to buy.
reason being courts and juries quick to side with alleged victims and giving them huge compensation.
the courts are pretty swift there and no much backlog
then ofcourse the pharma cos are as cozy in deep state as are the defence ones. under the guise of IP protection and research costs, they price meds for huge profit.
neurosurgeons make a million dolla PA while malpractice insurance premium is a mere 100k. let us cry a bucket for these "poor" folks.