Large Employers Ask Congress for Health Care Cost Control Measures

In an open letter to leadership in both chambers of Congress, a coalition of large employers asked lawmakers to take action in the following four areas of health policy as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic:

“Providing affordable coverage in the immediate and longer term;

Ensuring access to primary care clinicians;

Stopping price gouging and protecting patients from surprise bills; and

Mitigating risk in the health insurance market.”

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Peter Johnson

Peter has been a reporter for nearly a decade. Before joining AIS Health, Peter covered a wide variety of topics in his hometown of Seattle, where he continues to live. Peter’s work has appeared in publications including The Atlantic and The Stranger. Peter attended Colby College.

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