The Medical Loss Ratio—you might not care, but you should
MLR, despite its apparent dullness, drives fundamental decisions in the health insurance industry.
Reference pricing: paying up to a point, and putting some skin in the game
To combat rising costs in health care, payers (e.g. insurers, self-insured employers, the government, etc.) use various cost sharing designs. I
Is access to healthcare a right? Should it be?
It would be hard to deny that our country faces myriad and unfathomably complex issues--grand strategy, the role of government in our lives, environmental policy, gay rights, abortion, the...
End-of-life care: balancing money, time and quality of life
During elementary school, we bought a hamster, Nibbles. At two years old, she developed swelling in her abdomen.
thoughts on healthcare