Cost Sharing: Undermining Care?

Do high deductibles and other forms of cost sharing undermine care for those with chronic conditions or patients with lower income? 

The American College of Physicians details an increasing burden of health insurance cost sharing that may be causing people to forego care.

The full ACP position paper is available here.

What do you think? Do you see changes in your patients' ability to meet deductibles? Let us know at info@kidneynews.org

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Do high deductibles and other forms of cost sharing undermine care for those with chronic conditions or patients with lower income? 

The American College of Physicians details an increasing burden of health insurance cost sharing that may be causing people to forego care.

The full ACP position paper is available here.

What do you think? Do you see changes in your patients' ability to meet deductibles? Let us know at info@kidneynews.org

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