March 21, 2015
Stephen Ondra - Modern Healthcare
For most of my 18 years as a practicing neurosurgeon, I couldn't fathom working for a health insurance company. What sort of industry, I thought in those pre-2010 days, would be so coldly efficient as to reject anyone with a pre-existing condition as a part of its business model?
Then the Affordable Care Act passed, and five years later, I work for the nation's largest consumer-owned health insurer, an organization with 15 million members.
Why the change?