Real Health Spending Data When someone makes a statement about health care that I find questionable (e.g., “Americans are fat and that is the reason we have high health costs”), I Continue Reading….
Healthcare value? Health economists argue that the consumer is in the driver’s seat for health care and must “insist on cost effective care”. This is supposed to increase healthcare affordability Continue Reading….
Let’s look at the 2013 health spending per capita bar graph I presented on my home page in greater detail. There is a lot of important economic information in this Continue Reading….
Cost share is an insurance industry term that refers to the money spent by individuals for their own health care within a given health insurance plan (in network only) for Continue Reading….