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.

Were Covered California’s Stellar Numbers Overstated?
Posted on: Apr 9, 2014 By Dan Diamond
The Doctor’s Office is as Good a Place to Start as Any
Posted on: Apr 2, 2014 By Ann Whitehead
Some Respect And Sensitivity Go Much, Much Further
Posted on: Mar 26, 2014 By Jim Lott
Accepting Them Gives Providers New Financial Flexibility
Posted on: Mar 19, 2014 By Landon Gordon
A New Era Will Prompt Focus on Customer Enagement
Posted on: Mar 12, 2014 By Ron Wince
Following The Right Guidelines Helps Avoid Medication Errors
Posted on: Mar 5, 2014 By Jackie Gellis-Server
The Pressures, Expectations And Ultimate Goals Are Close
Posted on: Feb 26, 2014 By Ross K. Goldberg
Their Skills Help Cut Through Thickets of Information
Posted on: Feb 19, 2014 By Jessica Word
Risk Management Should go Beyond Physicians and Nurses
Posted on: Feb 12, 2014 By Ann Whitehead
Moreover, it Could Make Things Worse
Posted on: Feb 10, 2014 By Jeff Goldsmith
But The CARE Act Does Little to Help
Posted on: Feb 3, 2014 By Roger Collier
New Technology Slowly Edging Insurance Sector Into Future
Posted on: Jan 27, 2014 By Ray Desrochers
Their Recalcitrance in Obtaining Coverage is a Problem
Posted on: Jan 22, 2014 By Robert Laszewski
The Standards Set Nearly 25 Years Ago Are Insufficient
Posted on: Jan 15, 2014 By Mark Dubow
Biopharma, Hospitals and Payers Should Work Together
Posted on: Jan 8, 2014 By Patrick Jordan
Hospitals Must Be Geared Up to Deal With Influenza
Posted on: Dec 18, 2013 By Tammie McMann Brailsford
What The Initial Enrollment Data Portends For The Future
Posted on: Dec 11, 2013 By Steven T. Valentine and Megan Calhoun
Many Of Its Key Cost-Control Provisions Haven\'t Kicked In Yet
Posted on: Dec 9, 2013 By Robert Laszewski
Media Conflated Website’s Problems, Helped Sour Public Opinion
Posted on: Dec 4, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
Updates to Pneumatic Drug Delivery Improve Patient Safety
Posted on: Nov 20, 2013 By Tony Melanson

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