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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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
Without It, Healthcare Services Can Be Expensively Misused
Posted on: Dec 12, 2012 By Tim Jones
Good Corporate Practices Could Tack a Premium Onto Drugs
Posted on: Dec 10, 2012 By Nadia Sawicki
The ACA Creates a Badly Needed Group of Supports
Posted on: Nov 28, 2012 By Deborah J. Cornwall
Doctors, Patients Need to Have Franker Dialogues
Posted on: Nov 26, 2012 By Robert Wachter, M.D.
We Need to Widen The Pipeline For These Physicians
Posted on: Nov 14, 2012 By Henry Loubet
His Analysis of U.S. Healthcare is Worth Watching
Posted on: Oct 31, 2012 By Ron Shinkman