There is great personal freedom from having universal healthcare. You can't plan time to have medical problems and access to at least a basic health service as a national good has given me enormous personal and career freedoms.
Whats not so obvious is that community insurance delivers better results overall. This video digs into the data and presents the argument for nationalised healthcare.
One thing I Noted : Although the US spends more on healthcare than other countries, its not evenly distributed. People with insurance are over-serviced and excessively treated while people without cover get very little.