Clear thinking about tough problems, but with compassion for the least fortunate among us.
Sunday, March 31, 2013
Pittsburgh's Health Care Market -- It's a Pretty Ugly Mess
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has an article on the UPMC (hospital system) and Highmark (health insurer) situation in which I and a number of others express opinions. Bottom line -- bilateral monopoly is ugly, and the losers are consumers.