There are many different types of proposed Voucher healthcare plans. Some are of the proposals are only seniors, uninsured or for all Americans. These proposals vary in what basic services they offer and how the plans will be funded by taxpayers and employers.
Healthcare is a hot topic right now with the current presidential election and with the Insurance companies pushing for a repeal of The Affordable Care Act or ObamaCare with its consumer protections and restrictions on the abuse of insureds.
Paul Ryan’s 2012 budget plan contained a plan to change Medicare from a defined benefit program to a defined government contribution program. This plan calls for the US government to give Medicare patients premium support or a voucher to cover the expense of their chosen private insurance plan. This plan doesn’t limit out of pockets costs or provide for prescription drugs. Paul Ryan’s Path to Prosperity
You need to read the important changes coming from the Affordable Care Act. Most of these changes don’t take place until 2014! Decide for yourself which plans for best for you don’t let the media or political candidates tell you what’s best.