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March, 2013

A helping hand for Rep. Marsha Blackburn

March 28, 2013 – In fact, one of the real objectives of the “Time for Affordability” PR and advertising campaign the insurance industry is waging is to… Read more

Title of Congressional hearing said it all:

March 19, 2013 – I was stunned when Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-N.C.), accused me of being disingenuous because I told the story of a Florida woman who might be… Read more

Health Wonk Review for March 14, 2013

March 18, 2013 – The latest edition of Health Wonk Review is up, hosted over at the Health Business Blog. Thanks to David E. Williams for the great… Read more

Who is Douglas Holtz-Eakin and why is he saying terrible things about health reform?

March 14, 2013 – Douglas Holtz-Eakin uses some pretty fuzzy "facts" (and we use that term loosely) in his attempts to badmouth the Affordable Care… Read more

Can we spend less AND improve quality?

March 11, 2013 – Harold Pollack continues his series of interviews with health policy experts, talking this month with Michael Chernew, Professor of Health… Read more

Want to fix health care? Watch this movie.

March 9, 2013 – Escape Fire, The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare, describes how health care in America has turned into a business. How the quest for… Read more

Health Wonk Review for February 28, 2013

March 5, 2013 – Miss last week's edition Health Wonk Review? No worries, it's still up over at the Disease Management Care… Read more