Have you thought about this? People are going to the ERs for things Drs took care of before. Did you ever try and get a pap or mammogram done in the ER? How about that pain in your foot or those palpitations? ER's are not equipped or set-up for anything but emergencies.
Unless Hosps are now providing primary care there is nowhere else for the poor to go. Would you rather let them die at home? Make a suggestion on what the city can do.
BTW I'm no fan of his because of the promises he made to those against the carriage horse industry. He LIED to get votes. He couldn't care less if every carriage horse dropped dead in the summer heat.
Give up on NYC/L.I.. You can't change things there. Move down here to your new place and sip cold drinks under your palm trees. Don't stress yourself over the BS you can't change.
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