Are Health Insurance Companies The Problem?

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Our series on health care continues with a spotlight on insurers. In the debate over health care, many point the finger at insurance companies. George Halvorson, the CEO of Kaiser Permanente, will discuss whether or not insurance companies are part of the problem in our health care system.


George Halvorson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente and author of Health Care Will Not Reform Itself: A User's Guide to Refocusing and Reforming American Health Care



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.