Universal healthcare professional licensing will enhance quality and lower costs

Universal licensing in lieu of each of the 52 states requiring healthcare professionals including physicians, nurses, chiropractors, dentists, physical therapists, et al, to obtain and maintain a license at a cost of several hundreds of dollars every year is not only unnecessarily burdensome and inefficient but likely hindering competition and quality of care in the Read more about Universal healthcare professional licensing will enhance quality and lower costs[…]

How Safeway Saved Millions On Healthcare Benefits?

A case in example is the Safeway experiment. In 2011 Safeway Company instituted reference pricing. They told employees that reimbursement for lab testing would be capped at the 60th percentile of regional prices. Any amount beyond that–was on them. What happened to Safeway’s spending on laboratory tests after the policy went into effect, versus the Read more about How Safeway Saved Millions On Healthcare Benefits?[…]