Argumentative Essay On Health Insurance

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Health insurance is one of the main insurances ones can have in life.Without reliable health insurance any small treatment can wipe out a person financially. " health insurance is a type of insurance coverage that pays for medical and surgical expenses that are incurred by the insured" as defined by Investopedia, 2015. The term ‘Health insurance’ was firstly discovered in the United States during the civil war. Then policies with comprehensive list of benefits were firstly introduced by the Health Insurance of Boston in the early 1847. There is two types of health insurance in any community. The first is public health insurance which is the type of insurance that is supplied by the country's government and it does not require payments adding …show more content…

Public health insurance assures that, since it decreases the gap between social levels as there is no discrimination between rich and poor. According to article (12) in the library of human rights session number (22) “it's the right for every citizen to enjoy the luxury health and receive the highest medication”. Public hospitals provide that by making its number one aim to treat the patient and make sure that the patient has received proper medication without caring about what payments will be paid and what luxuries will be provided according to the paid amount. “The right of each citizen to have an appropriate acces to health care should be based on their needs and not on their ability to pay costs for such care” confirmed by the paper of health and population provided in the eighth national …show more content…

It be treated in the public hospitals and clinics that is supplied by public insurance since it lacks the least facilities that can treat any patient, consequently low, middle, and high income families shift to private insurance since it can provide the least facilities. Adding to that, private insurance can provide a plan of payment according to the patient’s salary, but each plan has its benefits and coverage. Some other private insurance have special enrollment periods. For instance, according to (2015)“ special enrollment period such as having a baby, getting married or moving to a new

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