What did you miss on your vacation? Our readers’ favorite blogs from the summer reflect some of the hottest topics in health care policy.
With cost a major factor in consumers’ health insurance plan choices, it’s not surprising that our coverage of the 2015 rates for health insurance premiums attracted the most readers this summer. Beginning in May and June, health insurers began releasing their proposed monthly premium rates for 2015. We wrote about premium rate predictions, five trends we’d observed in the 2015 rate filings, and laid out a roadmap for advocates seeking to challenge unreasonable increases in premium rates using a process known as “rate review.”