High Co-Pays, Rising Deductibles, and Soaring Medical Costs – all are factors in the rise of consumerism in healthcare.
In Jane Sarasohn-Kahn’s new book, she argues that we must make the move from health consumers to health citizens. When we talk about health consumerism or the consumerization of health, the topic encompasses a lot of disparate ideas. In her new book Health Consuming: From Health Consumer to Health Citizen, Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, a health economist with a 30-year background in the space, seeks to tie those ideas into one cohesive narrative — and to follow that narrative to see where it leads into our future.
(Article courtesy of MobiHealthNews)