Source: Public’s Assessment of Health Care System: April 1994

Which of the following statements comes closest to expressing your overall view of the health care system in this country? On the whole, the health care system works pretty well and only minor changes are necessary to make it work better. There are some good things in our health care system, but fundamental changes are needed to make it work better. Our health care system has so much wrong with it that we need to completely rebuild it.
14%  Only minor changes necessary
54   Fundamental changes needed
31   Need to completely rebuild it
1    Not sure
Methodology:  Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates, April 4, 1994-April 7, 1994 and based on telephone interviews with a national adult sample of 1255. Comparative results of a poll conducted in Canada March 18-26, 1994 are available from the Roper Center. Data provided by The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut.


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