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July 17, 2009

Health Reform Comparison Tool Now Reflects Current House Tri-Committee Legislation

"The Foundation's interactive side-by-side health reform comparison tool now includes details from H.R 3200, the America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009, introduced this week jointly by the three key House committees with responsibilities for health reform. The online tool allows users to compare any or all of 11 different plans, including proposals from the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee; the Senate Finance Committee; Senators Tom Coburn and Richard Burr and Representatives Paul Ryan and Devin Nunes; Representative John Conyers; Representative John Dingell; Senator Bernie Sanders; Representative Pete Stark; and Senators Ron Wyden and Bob Bennett. ...

"The comparison tool is a featured resource on the Foundation's health reform gateway page, which provides a centralized source for key information, news and analysis about national health reform efforts now being considered by Congress."

Read more in Kaiser Family Foundation, July 17, 2009.

Note: Kaiser Family Foundation is a good starting point for learning about health-care reform. It is one of the least biased sources available, and is written for persons who are not health-policy specialists. You might start with one of the two prepared PDF downloads. JSJ