TITLE

Regina Herzlinger, the face of consumerism

AUTHOR(S)
Betbeze, Philip
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Nov2007, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on author Regina Herzlinger, an advocate for consumer participation in healthcare. Herzlinger is encouraged by the increasing number of consumer-driven healthcare plans and has bitter words for naysayers who complain that the plans are just a way to pass cost burdens on to healthcare providers. According to Herzlinger, those who do not like consumer-driven markets in healthcare say health systems agency (HSA) accounts were supposed to be 100 percent of the U.S. population, but only 10 million have them.
ACCESSION #
27450831

 

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