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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Fragmentation Between States, Feds is The Actual Culprit
Posted on: Oct 29, 2014 By Tamar Lasky
Like Providers, They Are Also Vulnerable to Losing Data
Posted on: Oct 22, 2014 By Mary Chaput
AP’s ‘Exclusive’ Thoroughly Lacked Appropriate Context
Posted on: Oct 15, 2014 By Ron Shinkman
Engaging And Informing Them is a Continual Challenge
Posted on: Oct 8, 2014 By Dona Constantine
But Many Hospitals Still Do Not Deploy Them
Posted on: Oct 6, 2014 By Art Papier, M.D.
Karl Marx Had Some Provocative Theories That May Impact Doctors
Posted on: Sep 29, 2014 By Richard Gunderman, M.D.
The Patients Whose PHI is Stockpiled Appear Overlooked
Posted on: Sep 17, 2014 By Lucy Johns
Premium Regulation Has Fierce Supporters And Opponents
Posted on: Sep 10, 2014 By Dan Diamond
Pending Bill To Stop Practice Should Be Signed Into Law
Posted on: Sep 3, 2014 By Ron Shinkman
Most Focus on The Wrong Components For Success
Posted on: Aug 27, 2014 By Richard Gunderman, M.D.
Their Recent Performance Suggests They Will Have to Focus on Cost
Posted on: Aug 20, 2014 By Jeff Goldsmith
Documentation Can Make it More The Patient’s Responsibility
Posted on: Aug 13, 2014 By James C. Salwitz, M.D.
Providers Should Take a Holistic Approach With Patients
Posted on: Aug 6, 2014 By Jerry Slater, M.D.
Losing Them in The Shuffle Can Create Big Legal Headaches
Posted on: Jul 30, 2014 By Sue Jones
It Can Control Costs While Still Being Politically Palatable
Posted on: Jul 23, 2014 By Blake Ashby
They Must Both Control Costs And Satisfy Consumers
Posted on: Jul 16, 2014 By Dan Diamond
The Profession Has Evolved in Myriad Ways in Recent Years
Posted on: Jul 9, 2014 By Gloria Sanchez-Rico
Programs Often Lack Focus And ROI-Oriented Goals
Posted on: Jun 25, 2014 By Henry Loubet
Mastering Facts is Best Way to Negotiate This Terrain
Posted on: Jun 18, 2014 By Linda Sue Mangels
Avoiding Over-Diagnosing Requires a Delicate Balance
Posted on: Jun 11, 2014 By Tammie Brailsford