Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

What really drives healthcare spending

(Wall Street Journal) Jason Fodeman and Robert Book from The Heritage Foundation explain that the main problem with health care is a pricing system that insulates both patients and producers from normal market incentives. Read the article <here>
April 22nd, 2010 | Health Care | Read More

Are non-profits in healthcare more efficient?

(Goldwater Institute) With the possible exception of education, perhaps nowhere is the notion of profit more widely condemned than in health care. Economic principles and econometric studies indicate that for profit health care providers are just as effective, if not more effective, at providing health...
April 22nd, 2010 | Health Care | Read More

High-risk pools better for insured

Funding state high-risk pools a better alternative for the uninsured (Council for Affordable Health Insurance) One of the key issues in the health care reform debate is how to guarantee the uninsured, and especially those with a pre-existing medical condition, have access to affordable health insurance...
April 22nd, 2010 | Health Care, Issues | Read More