Thursday, June 8, 2017
What I’m Reading: National Center for Health Statistics
Below is a recent report on the increase in high deductible health plans. The definition of high deductible may surprise you: it is $1,300 for single and $2,600 for family. Using that definition, 40% of commercial insurance coverage is now a high deductible plan.
NCHS Study: High-deductible Health Plans and Financial Barriers to Medical Care: Early Release of Estimates From the National Health Interview Survey