Addressing some of the misinformationin the national health care debate
By Dan Lucas
SummaryDan Lucas is an IT worker for a nonprofit health insurer. Tired of hearing highly inaccurate and politicized information, he takes on four of the myths most often cited in the national health care reform debate:
“Insurance companies care more about profits than people.”
“The excessive salaries & bonuses that are paid to health insurance CEOs are a major factor in the cost of health insurance.”
“This is a health insurance crisis.”
“A public option is needed to keep health insurance companies honest and because the government is more efficient than private insurers at administering health care.”
Not true! Click here to read why….
View a PDF Chart of executive pay for health insurers here.