“For my own part, I am seeing more and more people looking for alternative strategies to traditional Major Medical plans. I have seen a rise of interest in Share-type programs, as well as increased participation in subscription services and broader indemnity insurance portfolios. I wonder if anyone has measured those factors or if they are just looking at the big companies that go with old structures.” – Matt Mittan
Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Rose by 3 Million in 2017: Gallup
(Reuters / Insurance Journal) The number of Americans without healthcare insurance rose by 3.2 million people between 2016 and 2017, or 1.3 percentage points to 12.2 percent, according to a Gallup poll released on Tuesday, the biggest jump in the uninsured rate in nearly a decade.
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