Tag: cost

Jamaica

Jamaica Healthcare Cost Spiraling Into Billions Of Dollars

According to Jamaica’s Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. Christopher Tufton, the spiraling cost of healthcare is a challenge facing Jamaica that needs to be addressed now if the country is to adequately meet the healthcare needs of its people in the future. The Minister noted that a close look at the National Health Fund (NHF) budget shows that costs […]

EDITORIAL

Get Off The Sofa — Fight For Your Healthcare

Hello Y’all, get out those checkbooks or drop dead because access to healthcare has just got more expensive. In a recent announcement, health insurers have warned that the decision by the Trump’s administration to temporarily suspend a program that was set to pay out $10.4 billion to insurers for covering high-risk individuals last year could drive up premium costs and […]