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Obamacare uncertainty will drive more firms to use medical group captives

Aug 24, 2017
Obamacare uncertainty will drive more firms to use medical group captives
From: Captive International, August 8, 2017

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Against a backdrop of rising medical costs and uncertainty surrounding the future of US healthcare, more proactive business owners are looking at more competitively priced solutions such as medical group captives.

This is according to Karl Huish, executive vice president of Artex North America, speaking ahead of the Vermont Captive Insurance Association’s annual conference, which is taking place in Burlington, Vermont, this week.

“We pay about twice the amount per capita in the US for medical care compared with other peer-group countries, such as those in Western Europe and Australia. Yet our outcomes on average are about the same. Those numbers don’t work,” said Huish.

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