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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They Don’t Reflect a Desire For a Comfortable Recuperation
Posted on: Apr 17, 2013 By John Gardner
The New Payment Systems More Than Hint at The Old Ones
Posted on: Apr 10, 2013 By Francesco Federico, M.D.
Sudden Cuts Will Likely Lead to Deterioration of Care
Posted on: Apr 8, 2013 By Michael L. Millenson
May Cut Costs, But Care is also at Risk
Posted on: Apr 3, 2013 By Jim Lott
What It Has Done Right, And Wrong, And What Lies Ahead
Posted on: Mar 27, 2013 By Dan Diamond
CEO of “Poor” Hospital Toes Corporate Line on Her Salary
Posted on: Mar 20, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
While It Shape-Shifts, we Get Distracted From Actually Providing Care
Posted on: Mar 18, 2013 By Rob Lamberts, M.D.
Meaningful Use Will Now Have to be Proven to Taxpayers
Posted on: Mar 11, 2013 By Michael L. Millenson
Systems Should be Available To Keep Tabs on Ongoing Health Issues
Posted on: Mar 4, 2013 By Leslie Kernisan, M.D.
ACA’s Implementation Will Only Worsen Doctor Shortage
Posted on: Feb 27, 2013 By Jim Lott
Michigan Hospital’s Blunder is Inexcusable – Yet Still Happened
Posted on: Feb 20, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
The Chain’s Move Into Care Management Sign of The Times
Posted on: Feb 13, 2013 By Dan Diamond
Technology And Population Health Management Are Musts
Posted on: Feb 6, 2013 By Charles Kennedy, M.D.
These Areas of Reform Provide The Most Opportunity
Posted on: Jan 30, 2013 By Dennis Eder
Involving Them Won’t Avoid Periodic Shooting Tragedies
Posted on: Jan 28, 2013 By David Motokoff, M.D.
Seven-Figure Pay Packages Impede Meaningful Cost Controls
Posted on: Jan 23, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
Their Payment Methodologies Need to be Updated
Posted on: Jan 21, 2013 By Gary Nissen
A Faux Seed Planted By Sarah Palin Continues to Flower
Posted on: Jan 14, 2013 By Peter Ubel
Some Steps For Employers to Cut Costs, Preserve Benefts
Posted on: Jan 7, 2013 By Michael Turpin
Not as Many Systems Are Moving Forward Then it Appears
Posted on: Dec 17, 2012 By Brian Klepper

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