Health Affairs Web First: US Six-Month Drug Market Exclusivity Extensions Could Yield Nearly $100 Million

A new study, released by Health Affairs as a Web First, analyzed the thirteen supplemental applications approved by the FDA that earned rare disease status from 2005 through 2010 to estimate the costs of the clinical trials and potential economic gain arising from a six-month exclusivity extension.

January 18, 2017

Health Affairs’ January Issue

On the eve of the expected debate over the fate of the ACA, the January issue of Health Affairs, contains a number of studies that examine how the law has worked thus far.

January 9, 2017

The Most-Shared Health Affairs Articles of 2016

These are the 10 Health Affairs articles that received the most attention this past year.

December 28, 2016

Global Health Policy: A Health Affairs Resource Hub

We've created a Global Health Policy hub. Here you’ll find recent the most recent global health policy articles and blog posts from Health Affairs, plus links to our global health theme issues of the journal.

December 23, 2016

The Top 15 Health Affairs Blog Posts of 2016

As 2016 winds down, we’ve compiled our most-read blog posts from the past year. For policy makers in health and health care as well as those who track and study their efforts, the last 12 months have been a whirlwind.

December 22, 2016

The Top 10 Health Affairs Articles Of 2016

Here they are! The 10 most read Health Affairs articles of 2016. It’s no surprise that, like the journal, this list covers a lot of territory.

December 21, 2016

From Obamacare To Trumpcare: A Health Affairs Resource Hub

We’ve created a new resource hub where you can find all of our most recent articles, blog posts, briefs, etc. on this timely topic.

December 16, 2016

US Inpatient Emergency Department Cases May Lead To Surprise Medical Bills

A Web First from Health Affairs looks at surprise medical bills -- an unexpected bill from an out-of-network provider or a bill from an out-of-network provider not chosen by a patient.

December 14, 2016

Health Affairs Issue: Oral Health And More

The December issue of Health Affairs explores the state of oral health, including financial barriers to dental care and water fluoridation.

December 5, 2016

National Health Spending Grows Faster In 2015

A new Web First from Health Affairs estimates that in 2015 health care spending in the United States grew at a rate of 5.8 percent and reached $3.2 trillion, or $9,990 per person.

December 2, 2016