from Google Alert – “health economist” at http://bit.ly/1KY9Oim on August 31, 2015 at 01:22PM
from The Incidental Economist at http://bit.ly/1hsoezL on August 31, 2015 at 08:27PM Death Panels! Got your attention, right? Well, although we’re going to discuss death panels a little, they’re not real. What are real are advance directives, and those are the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. For those of you who want to read […]
from The Incidental Economist at http://bit.ly/1FcuMYP on August 31, 2015 at 03:59PM Very bad. Go read Margot Sanger-Katz for the evidence-based details. For all the reasons she explains, and others, I never understood the appeal of this idea. It only makes sense if you don’t know what you’re talking about. @afrakt
from The Incidental Economist at http://bit.ly/1JwPnv5 on August 31, 2015 at 04:23PM From last month’s Academic Pediatrics, “Accuracy of Weight Perceptions in a Nationally Representative Cohort of US 8th Grade Adolescents“: Objective: To describe the accuracy of weight perceptions in a nationally representative sample of US 8th graders, its relationship with weight control intentions (WCI), and […]
from Google Alert – “health economist” at http://bit.ly/1LNHpRV on August 31, 2015 at 10:00AM
from Market Design at http://bit.ly/1NID96l on August 31, 2015 at 01:39PM
from Healthcare Economist at http://bit.ly/1NI4Hch on August 31, 2015 at 04:43AM Dr Dana Goldman, a USC professor and partner at my employer–Precision Health Economics–explains how restrictive prior authorization policies can adversely affect the care patients with schizophrenia receive.