Diane Archer

How high will health care prices go?

The incentives are aligned among health care providers and insurers–they all prosper when provider rates rise. Not surprisingly, doctor and hospital rates have risen significantly over the last...

Overpriced health care too often means bankruptcy

When Americans get sick these days, many hesitate to take an ambulance to the ER. Even with insurance, the costs can be several thousand dollars. Overpriced health care too often means bankruptcy...

What’s a Medicare Special Needs Plan?

Medicare offers commercial health insurance coverage to help people with special needs through Medicare Special Needs Plans. The commercial health plans are a type of Medicare Advantage plan, which...