Hilb Group Regional Practice Leader and Equity Partner David Contorno says consumers shouldn’t be focused on who’s paying for what of their health costs, rather why their health care expenses are so high.
Contorno, who works with employers to help bolster health care benefits and boost company profitability, made the comments during a Relentless Health Value podcast posted Thursday.
“There’s only one way to pay less for health care: you have to pay less for health care,” Contorno says. “I know that sounds remarkably simple and stupid, but at the end of the day we’ve relinquished control of costs to these other entities, and all we need to do is take that control back … .”
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