Opinions

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

All unsolicited article submissions are welcome for potential publication. They should be in a Word (.doc or .docx) or Text (.txt) file format and be no longer than 650 words. They should also be accompanied by a photograph of its author in a JPEG format. Please e-mail all submissions to editor@payersandproviders.com for consideration.

Survey Data On How They Are Used Yield Some Surprises
Posted on: Sep 9, 2015 By David Clain
The Technology Makes it Far Easier to Manage Supplies
Posted on: Aug 26, 2015 By Jean-Claude Saghbini
To Cut Rates, Hospitals, Providers Must Work Together
Posted on: Aug 19, 2015 By Tom Frieden, M.D.
Many Patients Still Sent to Hospital ERs For Routine Care
Posted on: Aug 12, 2015 By Jim Lott
The Business World Provides Many Tempting New Paths
Posted on: Aug 5, 2015 By David Shaywitz, M.D.
They Should Disclose Abuse Cases in Non-Clinical Settings
Posted on: Jul 29, 2015 By R. Scott Oswald and David Scher
Many Providers Aren’t Proactive Until They Are Forced To
Posted on: Jul 22, 2015 By Ron Shinkman
This Federal Legislation Would Clarify End-of-Life Desires
Posted on: Jul 15, 2015 By Daniel R. Wilson
The Program Has Transformed America For The Better
Posted on: Jul 8, 2015 By David Sayen
Its Covered California Editorials Are Myopic And Insulting
Posted on: Jun 24, 2015 By Ron Shinkman
Payers Have an Opportunity Through Tech, Analytics
Posted on: Jun 17, 2015 By Shawn Moore
Online Scheduling Can Increase Patient Flow And Care
Posted on: Jun 10, 2015 By Tom Cox
Higher Rates of Understanding Among Staff Lifts Enterprises
Posted on: Jun 3, 2015 By Tom Peterson
They Mostly Ratchet Up Patient Anxiety
Posted on: Jun 1, 2015 By Namratha Kandula, M.D., and Matthew Wynia, M.D.
Many Organizations Are Swimming in Data That They Can\'t Use
Posted on: May 25, 2015 By Phil Suiter
Mandatory Patient EMR Access Quotas Are Not Right
Posted on: May 13, 2015 By Margalit Gur-Arie
They Prompt Docs, Patients to Prepare For Encounters
Posted on: May 6, 2015 By Susan Dentzer
California Edging Closer to That Option For Terminal Patients
Posted on: Apr 29, 2015 By Jim Lott
It Often Requires The Right Partner And Internal Initiatives
Posted on: Apr 22, 2015 By John F. Vigorita, M.D.
It Can Often Fit Patient Needs And Keep Insurer Costs Down
Posted on: Apr 15, 2015 By Angela M. Rukule

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