TITLE

TAKING CONTROL

AUTHOR(S)
Retzlaff, Kimberly J.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
American Fitness;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the concept of consumer-driven healthcare (CDHC). Emerging plans maintain that preventive care is less expensive than treating illness. By increasing the allowable contributions and giving people more control over their healthcare dollars, proponents of CDHC encourage consumers to make more careful choices. According to the author, because of these programs, there is hope on the horizon that healthcare costs will slow in their seemingly exponential rate hikes.
ACCESSION #
24691128

 

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