Comment: The CEO of one of America’s biggest Obamacare insurers (and beneficiaries) has some startling admissions: Obamacare doesn’t address cost, is not affordable, and the only way costs are controlled is when consumers make individual choices.
” The Affordable Care Act—also known as Obamacare—is “not an affordable product” for many people and it does not fix the underlying problems causing high health-care costs, Aetna Chairman and CEO Mark Bertolini told CNBC on Wednesday.”
“”If we’re going to fix health care, we’ve got to get at the delivery of care and the cost of care,” Bertolini said in a “Squawk Box” interview. “The ACA does none of that. The only person who’s really going to drive that is the consumer and the decisions they make.” ”
How about this for an alternative to Obamacare: how about we let people choose, and let them shop? Not just choose from a handful of government-designed plans on phony government-mandated exchanges, but really let people choose, and let people shop? You know, as if they were free people, living in a free country…
Many Americans can’t afford Obamacare: Aetna CEO
Matthew J. Belvedere, July 30, 2014