Special thanks to Peggy for including our medicareresources.org Blog post in the line-up. Our post this week – from Wendell Potter look at why folks in the U.S. are paying through the nose for prescription drugs.
There’s lots of fun Obamacare stuff in this edition. For instance,
- Joe Paduda wonders, where was Obamacare? in the recent GOP debate.
- Louise Norris says Colorado could have a universal healthcare system by 2019.
- Brad Wright looks at Iowa’s decision to go the managed care route with Medicaid.
Hope that’s enough to whet your appetite. Dive into the rest of the review here.
Next up for HWR? Yours truly hosts HWR over at the medicareresources.org Blog on September 10.
See you then.
Steve Anderson is editor and content manager for healthinsurance.org, where he’s been writing about health insurance and health reform since 2008. He’s been fortunate to have worked with a talented team of health policy writers.