Akhirnya pada tahun 1977 dalam SidangKesehatan Sedunia ( World Health Essembly ) dihasilkan kesepakatan ”Health For All by The Year 2000 atau Kesehatan Bagi Semua Tahun 2000 dengan Sasaran Semesta Utamanya adalah :”Tercapainya Derajat Kesehatan yang Memungkinkan Setiap Orang Hidup Produktif Baik SecaraSoial Maupun Ekonomi”.
Decline in well-being for low-income people would result from the AHCA’s proposals to cut the federal contribution to Medicaid and its move to eliminate cost-sharing subsidies for lower-income households that buy non-group insurance, thus raising their deductibles and co-pays.
The announcements, first by Mr. McCain, then by Mr. McConnell, dealt another setback to the effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act, which once seemed inevitable after years of promises by congressional Republican leaders that they would dismantle it.
Before delving into the details, it is worth restating what is at stake here: the principle that society is made up of people with mutual obligations, including the duty to try to protect everyone from what Franklin Roosevelt called the hazards and vicissitudes of life,” such as old age, unemployment, and sickness.
The Affordable Care Act drastically changed the health insurance landscape by requiring insurers to offer a set of comprehensive benefits — including hospitalization, doctor visits, prescription drugs, maternity care and mental health and substance abuse treatment — in order to formally qualify as insurance.