• September 21, 2016Web First
  • US Safety-Net Hospitals' Readmission Rates

  • The study, comparing thirty-day readmission rates for 2013 and 2016, found more improvement by safety net than other hospitals, but recommended modifications to the penalty formula.
  • Kathleen Carey and Meng-Yun Lin
  • September 22, 2016Drugs And Medical Innovation
  • Budget Criteria And Drug Value Assessments

  • Darius Lakdawalla and Peter J. Neumann consider the role of budgetary criteria in determining value and governing access to health care technologies.
  • Tobacco Taxes

  • To curb smoking and raise revenue, governments impose taxes on tobacco products.September 19, 2016
  • Telehealth Parity Laws

  • Ongoing reforms are expanding the landscape of telehealth in the US health care system, but challenges remain.August 15, 2016
  • Growing Pains For ACA Insurers

  • In a WTOP-FM interview, editor-in-chief Alan Weil explains some of the financial lessons learned by health insurers in the first years of the Affordable Care Act.