I heard that one of the provisions in the OBAMA health care bill is end of life counseling for the elderly. Isn’t that wonderful, I can just see how that would go ……..
“Mrs. Smith, your 75 years old and yes you have cancer but if we treat it you may only live 3 or 4 more years and the cost just does not seem to justify that. So here are some pamphlets to help you understand the treatment we think is best for you.”
“But they only say non denominational prayer is the best choice for me?”
“That is correct we cannot sanction any one religion so we have come up with some generic prayers you can say. It is much more cost efficient and really the best solution for us to save unnecessary cost.”