There is broad regulation of health care in the United States whether it is at the state or federal level. Reforming health care will then necessarily involve redesigning policies and institutions related to regulation.
In this paper, the author detailed ideas about enacting regulation in the health care sector as part of health care reform efforts.
Viewing regulatory changes as the sole strategy for health care reform will not lead to cost control or improved efficiency in the health care system.
Keywords: Administrative Cost/Structure, Cost Containment, Legal Issues/Reforms