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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Proposal Has Some Substance – But Too Much Optimism
Posted on: Sep 11, 2013 By Roger Collier
It’s a Mix That Hospital And Other Providers Can Furnish
Posted on: Sep 4, 2013 By Pearson Talbert
It Will Move Forward, But Few Know What Law Does
Posted on: Aug 21, 2013 By Jim Lott
Tactics Taken By Law\'s Opponents Will Have to be Carefully Managed
Posted on: Aug 19, 2013 By John R. Graham
Red/Blue State Divide On Law Will Be Instructive
Posted on: Aug 12, 2013 By J. Bradford DeLong
Concerns Rise About Their Interference With The Traditional Patient-Doctor Relationship
Posted on: Aug 5, 2013 By Richard Gunderman, M.D.
Guidelines Will Have to be Developed
Posted on: Jul 29, 2013 By Joseph Kvedar, M.D.
Gipper\'s Ability to Move on Should Set Example
Posted on: Jul 22, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
Could Enrollees Game System -- And is it Even Working?
Posted on: Jul 15, 2013 By Robert Laszewski
It Drives Both The Economy And Big Inefficiencies
Posted on: Jul 8, 2013 By Lisa Suennen
Success Requires Everyone’s Devoted Participation
Posted on: Jun 26, 2013 By Tammie Brailsford
Over-consolidation can drive up prices
Posted on: Jun 24, 2013 By Robert S. Galvin, M.D.
They\'re Certainly Being Pushed in That Direction
Posted on: Jun 17, 2013 By Vik Khanna
How Will Plans And Providers Operate in 2014 And Beyond
Posted on: Jun 12, 2013 By Steven T. Valentine and Megan Calhoun
Using This Kind of Rationale Can Better Coordinate Care
Posted on: Jun 5, 2013 By Judy Chatigny
Their Mission Often Drives Improvements For Entire System
Posted on: May 29, 2013 By Chris Wing
Reflections On A Long Career Bring Many Realizations
Posted on: May 15, 2013 By Ross K. Goldberg
Their Book Proposes a Radical Repurposing of Health Data
Posted on: May 8, 2013 By Leslie Kernisan, M.D.
With Talent Pool For Hospitals Tight, Flexibility is Encouraged
Posted on: May 1, 2013 By Jeff Urban
Physician Practices Need Clear Competition to Cut Costs
Posted on: Apr 24, 2013 By Brian Klepper

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