If you build it, will they come?

Experts believe Health Insurance Exchanges will be like online shopping malls for purchasing coverage. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in conjunction with the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachussetts Foundation put together this helpful resource on health insurance exchanges.  This will serve as background for my upcoming column on the same subject. From RWJ: Under…

Primary Care Problem

Many areas all over the country qualified as Health Provider Shortage Areas (HPSAs), meaning there are is not an adequate clinicians to provide care. As more and more individuals become insured under the Affordable Care Act there will likely be an increased shortage of primary care physicians.  This happened in Massachussetts after they passed their…