Archive for February 20th, 2013

Hospitals Boycott Cost Plus Group – A Classic Case of No Cajones?

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
“After several teachers in the Mason City Schools had trouble getting medical care, the district waffled Tuesday on whether it would abandon the controversial TrueCost health care plan.”
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PPACA – Employers Stunned, In Shock Mode

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013
“Employers are still coming to terms with the impact of health care reform, and many employers still seem to function in a ‘shock mode”
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Self-Service Health Care Revolution?

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

As Americans gain coverage under the federal health law, putting increased demand on primary care doctors and spurring interest in cheaper, more convenient care, unmanned kiosks like these may be part of what their manufacturer bills as a “self-service healthcare revolution.”

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Self-Funded Medical Plans Gain Traction Under ObamaCare

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

“Companies can avoid many standards in the new law by insuring their own employees, rather than signing up with commercial insurers, because Congress did not want to disrupt self-insurance arrangements that were seen as working well for many large employers.”

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