for 4: universal healthcare is not a magic wand that will make new hospitals appear when the current ones are overrun with Covid19 patients
However an organised national healthcare system can plan and allocate resources as needed, whereas private health systems consisting of competing insurance companies and private providers have no system of nationwide coordination, mainly as they are designed for profit, not people.
If you are told to stay at home for 14 days, and you can't pay your rent or buy food, would you?
Would you bankrupt yourself paying for private care?
@wyliecoyoteuk yup. I figured.
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