Measurement properties of the Short Form-36 (SF-36) and the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy – Anemia (FACT-An) in patients with anemia associated with chronic kidney disease

from Health and Quality of Life Outcomes at http://bit.ly/2kBolwO on May 31, 2018 at 10:33PM Anemia is a common and debilitating manifestation of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Data from two clinical trials in patients with anemia of CKD were used to assess the measurement properties of the Medical Out…

How did the ACA’s individual mandate affect insurance coverage? Evidence from coverage decisions by higher income people

from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/2J5kt1R on May 31, 2018 at 08:51PM By Matthew Fiedler The tax legislation enacted in December 2017 repealed the tax penalty associated with the individual mandate—the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that people who do not qualify for an exemption obtain health insurance coverage—effectively repealing the mandate itself. Understanding […]

Coverage gains among higher-income people suggest the ACA’s individual mandate had big effects on coverage

from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/2skOT9U on May 31, 2018 at 08:51PM By Matthew Fiedler The tax legislation enacted in December 2017 repealed the tax penalty associated with the individual mandate—the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that people who do not qualify for an exemption obtain health insurance coverage—effectively repealing the mandate itself. Understanding […]

How did the ACA’s individual mandate affect insurance coverage? Evidence from coverage decisions by higher income people

from Brookings: Topics – Health at https://brook.gs/2J5kt1R on May 31, 2018 at 08:01PM By Matthew Fiedler The tax legislation enacted in December 2017 repealed the tax penalty associated with the individual mandate—the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requirement that people who do not qualify for an exemption obtain health insurance coverage—effectively repealing the mandate itself. Understanding […]