Entries by David Anderson

Avoiding the stupid

An interesting study at Geisinger Health was just released this week regarding value based insurance design (VBID) for chronic condition management: 3. Chronic illness patients don’t always realize the full benefits of treatment because 50 percent of those patients don’t take the medications as prescribed. One reason why they don’t adhere to the program is […]

Why not a pony

The Sanders’s campaign economic analysis of their plans is at this link. I pulled out a couple of their tables and highlighted the interesting to me areas I want a pony with these projections. UPDATE 1:  Yesterday I mentioned the Sanders plan claimed 5.3% GDP growth but I am highlighting a different number here of 4.5% […]