Opinions

Payers & Providers publishes opinion articles from members of its regional editorial boards and from a wide range of healthcare executives and policymakers.

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If They Are Possible, They Should Be Performed Ethically
Posted on: Jan 18, 2018 By By Art Caplan and Lisa Kearns
They Can Play a Role in Controlling Spiraling Costs
Posted on: Jan 11, 2018 By By Michael Turpin
Hospitals, Pharma, The Feds Will Be Among The Combatants
Posted on: Jan 4, 2018 By By Paul Keckley
At First They Were Stable – What Repealing The Individual Mandate Will Do is Unknown
Posted on: Dec 14, 2017 By By Anish Koka, M.D.
Some May Try And Stretch Credulity With Claims Made to Patients
Posted on: Dec 7, 2017 By Niran Al-Agba
It Does Not Seriously Take Spending Trends Into Consideration
Posted on: Nov 30, 2017 By Steven Findlay
The Healthcare Economist Was Legendary For His Dry Wit
Posted on: Nov 16, 2017 By By Jeff Goldsmith
Specialists Still Need to be Onboarded
Posted on: Nov 9, 2017 By By Vikram Reddy, M.D.
ACA’s MLR Requirement Plays a Role
Posted on: Nov 2, 2017 By By Fred Goldstein
They’re Professionals, Not Waitstaff
Posted on: Oct 25, 2017 By By Niran Al-Agba, M.D.
Trump’s Moves Do Nothing To Help Consumers
Posted on: Oct 17, 2017 By By Steven Findlay
Are There Any Other Alternatives Available?
Posted on: Oct 12, 2017 By By Ron Shinkman
GOP Inaction on Repeal Creating Opportunity for Democrats
Posted on: Oct 5, 2017 By By Brian Joondeph, M.D.
It Won’t Repeal Or Repair The ACA – Just Destabilize It And Hurt Constituents
Posted on: Sep 27, 2017 By By Ron Shinkman
The Current Tensions Are Leading to The Inevitable Debate
Posted on: Sep 21, 2017 By By Paul Keckley
Their Bargaining Power Has Eroded Over The Decades
Posted on: Sep 14, 2017 By By Niran Al-Agba, M.D.
It’s Just a Business, Not a Dignified System For Healing
Posted on: Sep 7, 2017 By By David Introcaso
The Future of Digital Health? It’s Secret For Now
Posted on: Aug 24, 2017 By By Lygeia Ricciardi
Bipartisan Support For Changes is Uncertain
Posted on: Aug 17, 2017 By By Steven Findlay
Failure to Repeal and Replace ACA has created an Opening
Posted on: Aug 10, 2017 By By Margalit Gur-Arie

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