Insurance 101: The Fundamentals of Private Health Insurance
April 22 and May 6, 2005
This invitation-only, two-part briefing for congressional staff examined the fundamentals of private health insurance. Experts discussed key insurance concepts; the regulatory framework for insurance; the characteristics of the large group, mid- and small-group, and nongroup markets; and the business of insurance.
An update to this session was conducted in 2008.