Policy Documents

What's Next for Medical Savings Accounts?

John C. Goodman and Merrill Matthews Jr. –
May 1, 1997

In this brief analysis, the author praises the creation of MSA's for consumers.  However, the program needs to be bolstered, and extended to such areas as medicaide and medicare.  The expanded availability and use of MSA's will place power in the hands of the consumer and give consumers more control over their health care dicisions.