Yet another take on the different attitudes toward nationalized healthcare. This one is from John Goodman.
In my experience, health care entrepreneurs all tend to view the world in the same way. They tend to believe that:
The source of most of our health policy problems is government, and insurance companies and hospitals whose behavior is not much better than the government’s; and
If you could remove the perverse incentives created by ill-advised government policies, entrepreneurs and competition and free markets could solve almost all the remaining problems.
The bureaucratic mind, by contrast, could not be more different.