Tadych: Transparency, doctor direct self-pay can lower health care costs dramatically
By Richard Moore, Investigative Reporter, The Lakeland Times | Minocqua, WI
As the national and local debate over health care continues to fester, mainstream Republicans and Democrats are boxing each other within a small ring of policy parameters, meaning they are mainly sparring over how much to fund or regulate within the existing health-care system, and arguing the finer points of how to lower health-insurance premiums, if they can.
“The three Cs really make all the sense,” he said. “It’s cash for the most part, and catastrophic health insurance for all the big stuff, and charity. A foundation is a charity. People give to good causes. And it does work. Americans still have it. They want to help people.”
SOURCE: By Richard Moore, Investigative Reporter, The Lakeland Times | Minocqua, WI; http://www.lakelandtimes.com/main.asp?SectionID=9&SubSectionID=9&ArticleID=35116