Another Choice

BY DANIEL A. BILLS

The article “ How to Tame Health Care Costs ” ( JofA , Aug.03, page 83) failed to mention an important alternative to cost reduction.

Establishing a health care funding plan and using proceeds to offset future expenses is a viable option as well.

Daniel A. Bills, CPA
Director of Finance
Sacramento Suburban Water District
Sacramento, California

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