Category Archives: Healthcare Reform

Health Insurers – Too big for the common good?

Are health insurance companines too consolidated, creating a monopoly and lack of competition in many states?   Will health insurers get “too big to fail” also?  Like banks in the past, health insurance in most states is controlled by a very few insurers.  In this MedPage Today article the AMA stance on this issue is discussed. By John… Continue Reading

Senate Healthcare Plan

When we elected President Obama it was pretty clear we were going to have some sort of healthcare changes.  What makes me smile is that if the final plan was put beside the initial recommendations Senator McCain and Senator Obama as they presented their ideas in the campaign, it looks to me like the final… Continue Reading