Publication Date: April 2008
Publisher: Families USA
Author(s): Beth Wikler; Cheryl Fish-Parcham
Research Area: Health
Keywords: private health insurance; health insurance
Aims to help policymakers and advocates better understand what reinsurance is and how it can make coverage easier to obtain and more affordable. It also identifies some of the benefits of reinsurance to aid lawmakers as they design reinsurance programs to meet the needs of their states.