Innovation: The one thing health insurers must do to cut costs now, Shapiro says


CEA President and CEO Gary Shapiro offered some advice to health insurance companies in a recent op-ed. To begin with, Shapiro suggests that insurers should invest in their customers by covering co-pays for medication to prevent more severe health care costs in the future. He also believes these companies can learn a thing or two from the innovative consumer electronics industry. "Instead of waiting for the worst to happen and paying huge costs for care when patients are sick, insurance companies should be spending their money on solutions that will keep people healthy," writes Shapiro. Read more at the Huffington Post.

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