Greek Health System Opts for Amputation as Money-Saver

Pericles K Special to The Daily Caller 10/11/2010

This Saturday, one of Greece’s most respected newspapers, To Vima, reported that the nation’s largest government health insurance provider would no longer pay for special footwear for diabetes patients. Amputation is cheaper, says the Benefits Division of the state insurance provider.

The new policy was announced in […]