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The Approach to Communicating with Patients Must Change
Posted on: Feb 22, 2017 By By Hilary Hatch
There Are Many Reasons Why They Could Gain Bipartisan Support
Posted on: Feb 15, 2017 By By Hank Werronen
Trump’s Support For Their Cause Could Lead to a Major Epidemic
Posted on: Feb 9, 2017 By By Ron Shinkman
Many Are Tongue-in-Cheek – or Are They?
Posted on: Feb 1, 2017 By By William Reid
Middle-Aged Voters With Health Problems Overwhelmingly Voted For Him
Posted on: Jan 26, 2017 By By Jeff Goldsmith
The Feds Have Ways to Make it Work Without Placing More Burden on Doctors
Posted on: Jan 19, 2017 By By Adam Rose, Peter Hussey, Monique Martineau and Mark Friedberg
Startup Investing Should Follow Many Basic Rules
Posted on: Jan 11, 2017 By By Paul Keckley
Flaws Aside, The Current System is Balanced – But It Could Be Tipped
Posted on: Jan 4, 2017 By By Steven Findlay
More Transparency – And Data Sharing – Would Be Appropriate
Posted on: Dec 14, 2016 By By Rose Higgins
Trump And Congress Have a Variety of Options to Pursue
Posted on: Dec 7, 2016 By Devon Herrick
The ACA Has Been Working Here; We Should Stretch to Preserve It
Posted on: Nov 30, 2016 By By Ron Shinkman
That's Been an Obstacle for Price Transparency, But That's Changing
Posted on: Nov 17, 2016 By Prashant Srivastava
Trump's Victory Makes It Entirely Plausible
Posted on: Nov 10, 2016 By Paul Keckley
Colorado May Approve an Initiative Next Month
Posted on: Oct 13, 2016 By Roger Collier
Cultural Differences in U.S. Defy Creating a Unified System
Posted on: Oct 5, 2016 By By Jeff Goldsmith and Lawton Burns
They're All Over the Place - What Does That Say For His SNF Patients?
Posted on: Sep 28, 2016 By By Ron Shinkman
Consumers Cannot be Expected to Shoulder Burden Alone
Posted on: Sep 21, 2016 By Cindi Slater, M.D.
Study Suggests Consumers May be Picky About Cost Savings
Posted on: Sep 14, 2016 By Devon Herrick
They\'re Currently Ill-Equipped to Make Informed Decisions
Posted on: Sep 8, 2016 By Matt Parker
They Can Link Payments to Greater Proof of Stewardship
Posted on: Aug 24, 2016 By By James M. Keegan, M.D.