Morreim, E. Haavi
January 2008
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2008, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
The article provides information on the ongoing changes in the health care system in the U.S. It explores on the catastrophic coverage of the high-deductible health plan (HDHP) which is known as Consumer-Defined Health Plan (CDHP). Relevantly, the litigation concerning the arguments between the patients and health insurers on whose money is at stake on the progress is likewise given emphasis.


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