What does “value” really mean?

from Healthcare Economist at http://bit.ly/2BoAFqE on November 30, 2017 at 08:48PM An interesting article in Stat makes the important point that although there is much talk about “value” in the media and health policy world, the exact definition of “value” depends on your presepective. But a survey released Wednesday by the University of Utah shows that, […]

Health-care cuts in GOP tax bill will cost people and states more long-term

from Google Alert at http://bit.ly/2jAvEnp on November 30, 2017 at 08:11PM The Senate Republican tax bill seeks to repeal the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate provision. The will do this by using the proceeds to partially offset over a trillion-and-a-half-dollar deficit that the bill would create. While it sounds nearly painless that repealing this health-care […]