The fight over healthcare reform has reached the Senate, and may take longer than previously expected. Edwards said Detroit, where General Motors Corp., Ford Motor Co. and DaimlerChrysler AG’s Chrysler Group spend $16 billion annually on health care costs and are expected to pay $114 billion in future retiree benefits, is indicative of health care ailments felt nationwide.\n\nThe escalating costs of Medicare have been the cause of a good deal of concern from the government, and they’re doing all they can to counter Medicare fraud. When applying for business grants, new entrepreneurs can expect to be required to submit a business plan that highlights the company goals, mission, services and products, target market and more.\n\nThe health savings account may be used to pay for deductibles, coinsurance and other qualified healthcare expenses (Section 213(d) of the Internal Revenue Code), on a tax-free basis. One of the most controversial aspects of healthcare reform is the public option, which would create a federal government-run alternative to private health insurance plans.\n\nHe also said his plan would require health insurance companies to spend at least 85 percent of the premiums they collect on patient care, adding that 30 percent of insurance premiums currently go toward administrative expenses and profit. The present feather on the US cap regarding health care are the two programs of Medicare and Medicaid which are in their own turns under criticism.\n\nIf a couple would like to get a policy, each individual would have to buy a separate Medicare Supplement policy. Page 58 contains the following statement: Government will have real-time access to individuals’ finance & a National ID Health card will be issued.