Sixty-three percent of Americans describe the U.S. healthcare system as being in a “state of crisis” (14%) or having “major problems” (49%), which is one of the least negative assessments in Gallup’s trend since 1994…

The 63% currently rating the system negatively is below the average of 69%, tracked by Gallup since 1994. Only once, in November 2001, did the figure stray far from the average when it dropped to 49%. That record low came just after the terrorist attacks on 9/11 when Americans’ views were temporarily more positive on a variety of measures.