Entries by David Anderson

Yet another distributional analysis

The Hill has “details” on the latest “plan”-like scribblings of the Republican policy “wonks” on healthcare. There is one thing I want to look at before I start my morning coffee: The core of the plan is a $2,500 tax credit that any citizen would be eligible for and use to purchase health insurance. The […]

Million dollar months and Medicare

Earlier this week, I wrote about an individual who is piling up million dollar months on a PPACA Qualified Health Plan in Iowa. My initial focus was on the how PPACA enabled these types of claims on the individual market now as there is no underwriting for QHP’s and no lifetime or annual limits. Under […]