Colorado Moves Toward A Public Health Insurance Option


AND HE’S RIGHT, MOST OF THE THEM WE SEE THEM THEY’RE IN A GARBAGE CAN OR SOMETHING. COOL TO SEE THEM IN THEIR NATURAL ENVIRONMENT. COLORADO HOSPITAL PRICES ARE AMONG THE HIGHEST IN THE COUNTRY. NEW STATE HEALTH INSURANCE OPTION HOPES TO CHANGE THAT. THE STATE OUTLINED THIS NEW PUBLIC OPTION TODAY. IT APPLIES ONLY TO THOSE THAT GET INSURANCE ON THE INDIVIDUAL MARKET. UNDER THE PLAN, HOSPITALS GET MUCH LESS REIMBURSEMENT AND BECAUSE OF THAT PREMIUMS COULD DROP BETWEEN 9 AND 18 PERCENT. WE RECOGNIZE THIS IS AN INDUSTRY THAT NEEDS TO START CHANGING. ASKING OUR HOSPITAL CEOS TO STEP UP AND BE A PART OF THE SOLUTION. IN A STATEMENT THE COLORADO HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION SHARED ITS CONCERNS WITH THE STATE’S PLAN AND SAYS PATIENTS COULD CHOOSE TO LEAVE THEIR CURRENT COVERAGE TO CHOOSE THE PUBLIC OPTION AND DESTABILIZE THE

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