Countdown to 2010 could be an ominous one for health care reform

December 2009
Employee Benefit News;Dec2009, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p8
The author cites the ten concerns of National Business Group on Health president Helen Darling about the U.S. House Resolution (H.R.) 3962 or the health care reform bill that could be approved in 2010. She believes that the bill is ineffective in reducing medical costs due to lack of limits on payments for ineffective services and treatments. She predicts that it would increase budget deficits and national debt. She claims that it does not support the application of evidence-based medicine on coverage.


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