Category Archives: Health Policy and Management

PWC Report Out on the Obama Administration

Today, PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Research Institute put out a report entitled. Healthcare policy in an Obama administration: Delivering on the Promise of universal coverage. You can download the report here, and the chart pack here. President-elect Obama has indicated that his administration … Continue reading

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Baucus ≠ Lame Duck

Some people just can’t wait to get started. Below is the Executive Summary of Chairman Baucus’ Health Reform for 2009.  The timing is fairly interesting because in recent days, rumors have swirling about Senator Kennedy introducing a Health Care package … Continue reading

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McCain’s Health Care Fact Check

The McCain- Palin Campaign just sent out these little ‘fact-pills.’  (You can click on the pill to take you to the Campaign Website).  It seems in the last week of campaigning, health care is starting to rival the economy as … Continue reading

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New York Times Editorial: The Candidates’ Health Plans

October 28, 2008 Editorial The Candidates’ Health Plans The nation’s health care system is desperately in need of reform — as far too many Americans know from grim, personal experience. In this election, Barack Obama and John McCain are offering … Continue reading

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New England Journal of Medicine: Health Care in the Next Administration

Just over a month ago, Professor Sherry Glied examined the McCain Health Care Plan in Health Affairs.  This month, The New England Journal of Medicine takes a look at how the next POTUS would approach health care; The future of … Continue reading

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They’re Baaaaaack

  After a 14 year hiatus, the infamous Harriet and Louise have returned – much to the delight of Michael Sparer, who enjoys showing the 1994 ad’s during his Health Policy & Management Classes. You can see the new ad … Continue reading

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