You are responsible for your own healthcare costs. That is why I hereby link you to an excellent post on The Respiratory Report, "Cut your Health Care Costs. This humble blog post will provide you with a few personal weapons you have at your disposal at battling the high cost of medicine, and the importance of battling those who wish to resort to governmental or "universal" health care.
It's your responsibility to make sure you have control of your own health. Please check out the link above. A great post.