[FRIAM] Health Bill Summary
owen at backspaces.net
Thu Dec 24 14:09:15 EST 2009
Sigh, sorry for the house bill rather than the senate.
Here is something that may be useful, not sure .. its a Kaiser site,
thus has a bias:
I think we'll have to wait a while for something as clear as the house
bill's summary. Heck.
On Dec 24, 2009, at 11:45 AM, Nicholas Thompson wrote:
> Hi, Owen,
> What is described here is the House Bill. What just passed doesn't,
> instance, have a public option, although it may have a trojan horse.
> Publicly chartered co-operatives???
> Nicholas S. Thompson
> Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Ethology,
> Clark University (nthompson at clarku.edu)
> http://www.cusf.org [City University of Santa Fe]
>> [Original Message]
>> From: Owen Densmore <owen at backspaces.net>
>> To: The Friday Morning Applied Complexity Coffee Group <friam at redfish.com
>> Date: 12/24/2009 10:26:18 AM
>> Subject: [FRIAM] Health Bill Summary
>> Given that the just-passed health bill is huge, I went looking for a
>> summary. This appears reasonably complete, at least in the aims of
>> the bill:
>> Any other good summary appreciated!
>> One question: does anyone understand why health insurance is state-
>> based? I.e. if you move to a new state, you have to get new
>> based on that state's insurance providers, and not all providers sell
>> in particular states.
>> -- Owen
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