Health care has become a hot button issue for politicians and voters in the recent past. The feds also released totals for the states using and major cities within those markets ( read that report here ). We don’t yet have a breakdown of new plans vs. renewals for the states, though Counihan said about 8.6 million of the 11.4 million nationwide, or 75 percent, were renewals.
Many forms of commercial health insurance control their costs by restricting the benefits that are paid by through deductibles , co-payments , coinsurance , policy exclusions, and total coverage limits and will severely restrict or refuse coverage of pre-existing conditions.
A government-led approach has been demonstrated to lead to a shame and blame” culture where the penalties and government intervention associated with safety issues lead stakeholders to keep issues confidential, rather than ensuring that the entire health IT community can learn from issues experienced by one provider or vendor.
Ah, the sweet irony… Amidst my deep joy with the ensuing gasps, grunts and groans, I have to assume that President Trump is really talking about health care for everybody, including those who can’t pay for said care, because health insurance” is a fictional construct designed to extract profit from misfortune.
With four shows in one, it is the only event to bring multi stakeholder senior NHS professionals, care providers, public health and local authorities together representing the largest annual gathering of commissioners, providers and their suppliers in one place with 10,149 attendees across two days.