TITLE

Challenged journey: Despite partisan conflict and mandates, healthcare insurance is a lifeline

AUTHOR(S)
MCRAITH, MICHAEL
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;5/23/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 21, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author looks at the importance of allowing Americans access to healthcare insurance. He claims that healthcare insurance access has been limited in Illinois due to massive investments by healthcare insurers on sponsorships and marketing ventures, while providing little offers to families living in the state. The author tells that compulsory healthcare insurance costs must be regulated through the implementation of a benefit mandate by state government that lets risk pools of insurers to cut healthcare costs and provide affordable healthcare.
ACCESSION #
60910934

 

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