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Health Wonk Review June 5 2014

Health Wonk Review for June 5, 2014

If you haven’t gotten your health policy fix, head over to Health Wonk Review – hosted this week by Joe Paduda over at Managed Care Matters.

June 8, 2014

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Looking beyond the botched ACA rollout

“People have given up on the repeal. There are very few people who want Congress to take more votes on repealing the ACA. Some people like it. Some people don’t like it. What they want to do is figure out how to fix it. Get it, fix it. Let’s move on.” – David Cutler

June 5, 2014

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Health Wonk Review for September 12, 2013

  Read archived editions of Health Wonk Review. The latest edition of Health Wonk Review is up over at Boston Health News. Tinker Ready put together a great review of the latest health policy blog posts … and dedicated this edition to health data. An excellent collection of posts follow that theme … a Health Business […]

September 13, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for August 15, 2013

The latest edition of Health Wonk Review is posted over at Health Business Blog and according to host David E. Williams, the hot summer days haven’t slowed the production of hard-hitting health policy opinion.

August 15, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for June 5, 2013

Jason Shafrin, over at the Healthcare Economist, took a game show approach to the most recent edition of the Health Wonk Review and we must say, we like it (and not just because it include our post, Rate shock is a crock, by insurance industry watchdog Wendell Potter).

June 13, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for May 22, 2013

Brad Wright, over at Wright on Health, has one of the most compelling editions – heck probably THE most compelling edition – we’ve seen posted for Health Wonk Review.

May 28, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for May 9, 2013

This week’s edition focuses on decreasing health care costs. Maggie Mahar blogs about breast cancer awareness. The latest greatest edition of Health Wonk Review is live over at Managed Care Matters and, as host Joe Paduda notes, it’s all about health care cost trends, reform implementation. This edition includes a collection of posts speculating about the […]

May 9, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for March 28, 2013

In case you missed it last week, the latest edition of Health Wonk Review is live. This week, it’s hosted by Julie Ferguson over at the Workers’ Comp Insider.

April 3, 2013

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The ‘wild ride’ ahead for Obamacare

Harold Pollack talks with Jonathan Cohn, Senior Editor of The New Republic about the “wild ride” ahead for the Affordable Care Act, now that it’s survived a fierce Congressional battle, a Supreme Court challenge and the recent Presidential election.

February 15, 2013

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Health Wonk Review for January 31, 2013

Maggie Mahar provides a round-up of some of the most provocative healthcare posts of the past two weeks in this edition of Health Wonk Review.

January 31, 2013

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Health Wonk Review June 5 2014

Health Wonk Review for June 5, 2014

If you haven’t gotten your health policy fix, head over to Health Wonk Review –…

fix-obamacare

Looking beyond the botched ACA rollout

"People have given up on the repeal. There are very few people who want Congress to…

price responsive consumers

Figuring out how to put ‘skin in the game’

The studies indicate that people are very responsive to healthcare prices when they see…

Curbside Consult David Cutler

Can we ‘do the right thing’ profitably?

David Cutler was the author of a prescient and scathing 2010 analysis warning of the need…

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Dem ad slays Obamacare-hating Republican

Of the nearly half a billion dollars that has been spent on political ads mentioning the…

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Health Wonk Review for May 22, 2014

Summer's here (at least it is where I am) and with it comes a summer-y edition of Health…

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Obamacare: Just what the doctor ordered?

In Part 2 of my conversation with Sabrina Corlette, we talk about whether the Affordable…

Health Wonk Review May - 2014

Health Wonk Review for May 8, 2014

Just a reminder that if you're still looking for some compelling health policy reading…

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‘Bros’ on board – and other promising signs

With 8 million Americans enrolled in Obamacare's exchanges – 28 percent of them young…

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Will you need a cancer insurance policy?

While the Affordable Care Act has greatly expanded coverage for millions of Americans –…

HealthSourceRI Director works to persuade lawmakers to keep the exchange

Lawmakers in Rhode Island are considering whether or not to switch from the state run…

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Miss open enrollment? You’ve got options.

Now that open enrollment has ended – and the extensions have passed in most states –…

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Save on prescription drugs close to home

The good news is that, whether you are insured or uninsured, anyone can utilize a few…

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Qualifying events that can get you coverage

Even if you missed the general open enrollment, you could still have an opportunity to…

Will you owe an Obamacare Penalty?

Will you owe a penalty under Obamacare?

If, for whatever reason, you decide not to purchase coverage in 2014, you can use the…

STM: Short Term Medical

Short-term health insurance

Now that the 2014 Obamacare open enrollment period is over, a short-term policy will…

Obamacare's essential benefits

Health reform’s 10 essential benefits

The ACA specifies ten benefits be included in all health insurance plans sold on each…

Health insurance for college students.

Student health insurance

Before college starts, students and their families need to ensure that their health…

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