Accident insurance was first offered in the United States by the Franklin Health
Assurance Company of Massachusetts. This firm, founded ...
Oct 22, 2009 ... If you want to understand how to fix today's health insurance system, you'd be
smart to look first at how it was born. How did Americans end up ...
Apr 27, 2014 ... The health insurance system we have in place today — a mix of ... see an
interactive timeline of America's tumultuous history with health care.
History of Health Insurance Benefits. Employment-based health benefit programs
have existed in the United States for more than 100 years. In the 1870s, for ...
Jul 7, 2010 ... Prior to World War II, most Americans paid for their own medical care, either
directly to their chosen provider or through Blue Cross nonprofit ...
Jun 5, 2014 ... This post is part of a blog series on the history of the U.S. health insurance
industry. This series has been adapted from the Zane Benefits ...
Health Reform on. MARCH 2009. NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE—A Brief
History of Reform Efforts in the U.S.. Introduction. Many believe the United States
ment of health insurance in this comltry, describes the various types of health
insurance organiza- tions, and gives data on enrollment, and finances. History.
A Brief History: Universal Health Care Efforts in the US ..... In the entire history of
the national health insurance campaign, this was the first time that a ground ...
Feb 28, 2009 ... This policy brief provides an overview of health reform efforts in the United States
over much of the last century, from New Deal-era calls for ...