Health Care Politics

A Scary Obamacare Mystery

From Bloomberg:

But when too few sign up, the insurer has to ask, “Who’s declining to buy insurance?” and the most likely answer is, “Healthy people who don’t expect to use it much.” The remaining pool, then, will be sicker. The lower the participation rate, the more likely it is that you’ve got a small group of people who are going to make expensive claims.

Source: A Scary Obamacare Mystery – Bloomberg View

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“What all the wise men promised has not happened, and what all the damned fools said would happen has come to pass.”

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