> Government provides health care. I need not risk debt because of it.
No, you just have to worry about dying or being crippled due to shortages and rationing. There's even a secondary market in diagnostic services for people that don't want to gamble with their lives and have the money to pay.
It's not quite so idyllic once you scratch the surface.
Socialists on both sides of the pond love to encourage hysterics about this subject and gloss over the problems of being at the mercy of civil servants.
People on both sides of the pond also don't appreciate how much more affluent Americans (of all classes) are.