Bill Moyers: Money-Driven Medicine - The Real Reason Health Care Costs So Much | Health and Wellness | AlterNet Link to transcript, and Bill Moyers Journal . Home | PBS link to show. It is an eye-opening show, lacking the usual misinformation one gets by watching FAUX, or listening to republicans. Nice graph about how much we are spending, compared to other nations, just because we include insurance companies in the mix, that add no value to us as a nation. I don't get how even 14 percent of Americans still believe we need to keep the insurance industry involved in our health care, since they basically don't make our care better, and just end up costing us more money. I guess some folks either profit from the insurance companies, or perhaps a few are just too stupid to understand that keeping insurance industries involved, just costs us more money. Single-payer is best, you get your care, and the government pays for it. That keeps CEOs with 700 million dollar compensation packages out of the deal. Anyway, if you want true information, you'll check this out.