TITLE

Avoiding the $10K Deductible

AUTHOR(S)
MASTERSON, LES
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses trends on how health insurers in the U.S. design health benefits. It examines several options related to the manipulation of health plan deductibles, which could amount to more than 10,000 U.S. Dollars in a decade. According to the author, one path is to implement a three-tiered system that tackles account value, cost and condition. It identifies another plan path that focuses on individual or more personalized to the needs of patient.
ACCESSION #
48378893

 

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