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Tuesday, July 12 • 1:15pm - 2:15pm
What Insurance Is and Isn’t: Getting Medical Costs Under Control

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Medical inflation continues to outpace general inflation. Why this is happening has much to do with the fact that what is called "health insurance" really isn’t insurance. As Objectivists, we understand the immorality of coerced wealth redistribution, but this argument does not resonate with everyone. Being able to also argue the economic aspects of healthcare can strengthen your ability to make the case for freedom in medical care. Come learn about the nature of insurance, what it is and isn’t, why current health policy is doomed to fail – and what better alternatives exist.

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Beth Haynes

Engaging Our Future Colleagues, Executive Director, Benjamin Rush Institute
Dr. Haynes obtained her MD from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and her residency training at University of Wisconsin in Madison. Dr. Haynes is currently the Executive Director of the Benjamin Rush Institute, a non-profit educational organization. Previously in private practice with board certification in both Family Practice and Emergency Medicine, she has worked full time in health care policy for the past five years. Dr... Read More →

Tuesday July 12, 2016 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Sunset 5/6 Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas

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