Cuba has excelled at population health, even with modest resources.
The federal government is the nation's largest single payer of healthcare in the United States, yet it has no coherent plan or strategic vision beyond developing and executing alternative payment models.
The effects of this urban population surge are exacerbated because cities tend to be coastal, increasing their exposure to
Healthcare providers have attempted to reduce no-shows with a fee policy. One office placed "problem patients" on probation
The emotional needs of our communities must be addressed now. Given the data, we know that we are already in an increasingly dangerous situation. Our country is in a mental health crisis.
Five years in, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has improved the delivery of health care in the United States. But more could
After 10 rewarding years, I step down this week as President of the New York State Health Foundation and join the faculty at New York University. In other places, I have reflected on my experiences running the Foundation, but here I thought I would reflect on the ups and downs of health care.
Our efforts to improve, and similar efforts in other communities, would be more likely to succeed with policy changes to facilitate multiple government supported health services operating on one electronic record system.
Accountable Health Care Incentives: The "Spoonful of Sugar" Approach Must Ensure "the Medicine Goes Down"
Noting that Inova wanted its own health plan, Green pointed out how this was all uncharted territory: Now how do you get
It is crucial that we communicate, engage, and empower youth through a medium they not only understand, but also have almost universal access to, so that they can truly transform their own lives and the lives of those around them.