We’ve compiled the following links and articles to help you better understand healthcare and medical insurance issues.
Health Savings Account (HSA) and Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) Information and Resources:
Healthcare Reform Resources
The healthcare reform debate raises many questions and issues. David Edman shares his expert views about healthcare reform and provides useful resources to help you learn more about the status of this ongoing debate.
RMP Advisor Newsletter Archive
Browse previous issues of Risk Management Partners’ (RMP) quarterly email newsletter – RMP Advisor – that is designed especially for executives and business owners who seek smarter approaches to managing health benefits and costs. To subscribe to RMP Advisor, use the sign-up box to the right.
U.S. Healthcare Spending Facts & Figures
Browse articles and resources providing facts and figures about healthcare spending in the United States.
“Don’t Adopt the Medicare Model in Expanding U.S. Coverage”
(Originally published in The Jewish Exponent, July 30, 2009)
Americans have access to the best healthcare in the world, but our system of insurance is broken, leading to unacceptably high healthcare costs, wasteful spending, and a lack of access of insurance for some. Experts agree that approximately 30% of the $2.5 trillion of our annual healthcare expenses are wasted on unnecessary, inappropriate, and poor-quality care.