Testimony–Shifting Health Care Financial Risk to Families Is Not a Sound Strategy: The Changes Needed to Ensure Americans’ Health Security

Source: Karen Davis, Commonwealth Fund, Testimony before the House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health, September 23, 2008

From the summary:
In invited testimony before the House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health, Commonwealth Fund president Karen Davis said that federal action is needed “to guarantee affordable coverage that provides adequate financial protection and ensures that individuals can obtain needed care–the two essential functions of health insurance.”
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