,Reinsurance: A Primer

Reinsurance: A Primer


Publication Date: April 2008

Publisher: Families USA

Author(s): Beth Wikler; Cheryl Fish-Parcham

Research Area: Health

Keywords: private health insurance; health insurance

Type: Report


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.