any of various systems to provide the entire population with complete medical care through government subsidization and regularization of medical and health services.
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How to use socialized medicine in a sentence
I mean, a boot-wearing, bomb-throwing Tea Party conservative born in the land of socialized medicine, Quebecois, and Howie Mandel?
Author and actress Suzanne Somers published a column on Monday claiming that Obamacare is “socialized medicine.”Fact-Checking Suzanne Somers’s Claim That Obamacare is a Socialist Ponzi Scheme | Brandy Zadrozny | October 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
An Internet meme imagined if Breaking Bad were set in Canada, which has socialized medicine.‘Breaking Bad’ Is Fully Dependent on Our Broken Health-Care System | Tricia Romano | August 27, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
After all, Singer is strongly in favor of gay marriage, and Adelson supports “socialized medicine.”GOP Donors for Immigration Reform: Sheldon Adelson, Paul Singer & More | Ben Jacobs | July 24, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Several countries with socialized medicine have breast-cancer survival rates that are barely distinguishable from our own.