AHIP shoots for the moon with new health insurance proposal

Robbins, Mclean; Bernhart, Molly
August 2008
Employee Benefit News;Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p14
The article reports on the new model for the health care system proposed by America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP). Officials of the organization claim that the proposal could save the country $145 billion by 2015. Under the proposal, the use of electronic health records will be encouraged to reduce medical errors. It notes that the proposal will also improve disease management, care coordination and prevention programs.


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