Findings from a HCFO Study on High-Deductible Health Plans Highlighted by Physicians for a National Health Program

Publication Date: 
February 24, 2011

Findings from a study led by Alison Galbraith, M.D., assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Institute, were featured in a February 24th news update from the advocacy group Physicians for a National Health Program. The news update highlighted Galbraith's finding that nearly half of families in high-deductible health plans whose members have chronic conditions face a substantial financial burden.