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.

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
Caps That Maryland Has in Place Are Much More Rational
Posted on: Nov 13, 2013 By David Belk, M.D.
Initiative Planned For Next Year Could Make a Big Difference
Posted on: Nov 6, 2013 By Jim Lott
Sitting by Sidelines And Issuing Criticism is Not Acceptable
Posted on: Nov 4, 2013 By Ann Mond Johnson
The Party\'s Obstructionist Ways Have Come Back To Haunt Them
Posted on: Oct 28, 2013 By John Hudak
But Time is Quickly Running Out
Posted on: Oct 21, 2013 By Matthew Holt
It Improves Communication With Patients – And Outcomes
Posted on: Oct 16, 2013 By Brian ONeill
Getting Critical Mass In This Area is a Huge Challenge
Posted on: Oct 14, 2013 By Leslie R. Schover
Extremism To Shut Down Healthcare Reform Makes Me Cheer it On
Posted on: Oct 7, 2013 By David Dranove
Many Systems in Place Are Designed to Blunt a Surge
Posted on: Sep 30, 2013 By By David I. Auerbach
His Refusal to Assist Hoosiers Regarding Its Insurance Exchange is Disgraceful
Posted on: Sep 30, 2013 By Ron Shinkman
Allowing Flexibility in That Area is Key to Recruiting Efforts
Posted on: Sep 25, 2013 By Tammie McMann Brailsford
Truth Aside, Law is Being Blamed For Layoffs, Closures
Posted on: Sep 18, 2013 By Dan Diamond

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