Sean Parnell
Sean Parnell
Sean Parnell

Sean Parnell is the author of The Self-Pay Patient: Affordable Healthcare Choices in the Age of Obamacare and blogs at He also runs Impact Policy Management, LLC, a public policy consulting firm.

The Myth of Bulk Buying in Health Care

Understanding that bulk buying in health care is largely a myth is necessary to allow for a renewed focus on other, viable options.

A Critical Economics Lesson Hidden In A Lame Joke

“An economist is someone who knows the price of everything, but the value of nothing.” There’s more to the quip than you think.

The Real Reason Why The Obama Administration Is Extending High Risk Pools

By keeping sick people out of the market for a month, the administration’s decision will mean insurers have one less month of claims data to use in setting premiums for 2015.

How To Opt Out Of Obamacare

Anybody considering opting out of Obamacare should take the time to know their options and become savvy self-pay patients.