Tag: public option

The public option would have kept health insurers honest says Huffington Post; see their opinion here.

The public option would have kept health insurers honest says Huffington Post; see their opinion here. When the debate for Obamacare had begun, a public option was something many of us wanted, including myself. After years of watching health insurers make changes to our system and promises that evaporated over time, each time they decided on their economic cure for healthcare costs (remember US Healthcare?) , the costs went up, the quality of care went down, and in the end, the system got worse. We are now seeing smaller networks, higher out of pocket costs while we the consumer use Read More »