AI and healthcare spending. Referral incentives for TB screening. A better measure of population density. IVI: “No value without equity” Medicaid’s multi-generational health benefit. How do people use ‘work from home’ time savings?
HESG Winter 2023. Use AI to search books…with source material! Is ChatGPT left or right-wing? Dr. Smartphone. UK ‘Netflix’ payment model for antibacterials. Managed Care Year-End Recap.
Social return on investment. Economic impact of health inequity. CDC’s $3 billion investment. 2022 AEA Awards. Health Affairs: top podcasts of 2022.
Options for CMS price negotiation. Magic mushroom medicine. CBO’s options for reducing provider reimbursement. Orthopedic surgeons and private equity. New Alzheimer’s drug. Value-based payment and US health spending.
Nursing home administrators opinions on COVID-19 Home births on the rise. Physician work-life balance: 2001-2021 Cross country comparison: Health financing and health outcomes Top scientific advances of 2022.
Reference pricing in Germany. End of life therapy after checkpoint inhibitors. Private equity and healthcare. medRxiv vs. peer-reviewed journals. Health benefits of long-term care insurance.
Do doctors get too much or too little respect? Why you should use a matched-pair design for your RCT. Fertility care and sickle cell disease. Pandemic’s impact on workers’ comp financials. Incentives matter.
Will Switzerland to accept devices approved by FDA? What is a superager? Marijuana substitutes for opioids for cancer patients? What is ‘Brokenism’? Can you use dating apps to fight STDs? Quotation of the week: “Everything bad comes from change, but so does everything good” The Tablet
Impact of elections on health care. “This is our COVID” Are patient satisfaction scores harming patients and physicians? The cost of satisfaction. Proposal for a healthcare minimum wage. Crypto news: Don’t regulate crypto. SBF interview.
Costs and benefits of advance preparations for future pandemics. ISPOR Europe Round-ups: Day 1, 2 and 3 Impending intergenerational crisis. Limited COVID-19 vaccine externalities? Free insulin (not real) Puerto Rico’s health success in the mid-20th century.