TITLE

Financial Fitness Test

AUTHOR(S)
Serb, Chris
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jun2006, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of the trend in medical care coverage in the U.S. on the way hospitals get paid for the services they deliver. Tax-advantaged mechanisms are generally coupled with high-deductible, low-premium health insurance polities. Health savings accounts have led to lower employer costs, contributing to their prevalence among consumers. The main concern of hospital organizations lies in the cost-sharing concept behind the insurance polities.
ACCESSION #
21320902

 

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