Policy Documents

Health Care for Hurricane Victims

Devon Herrick, Ph.D., and Pamela Villarreal –
October 6, 2005

Families displaced by Katrina and Rita should have the opportunity to make their own decisions on how to rebuild their lives, including making their own health care choices.  By giving them access to private health insurance and cash accounts, we could empower people to obtain quality health care that best suits their needs.