It is hailing outside right now. My son is convinced it is coconuts falling from the sky. Should i readjust his ezpextations before i go to the gym to watxh the primary returns? Open thread
About David Anderson
I'm a research associate at Duke University Margolis Center. I used to be Richard Mayhew, a mid-level bureaucrat at UPMC Health Plan. I started writing here and have not found a reason to stop.
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This is a research information bleg. Martin Gaynor linked to a very interesting study from 1998. not a dime’s worth of difference between for- & non-profits in terms of cost & outcomes https://t.co/NwIj8NymFJ https://t.co/eZ8brBASbT — Martin Gaynor (@MartinSGaynor) February 29, 2016 It was an examination of Medicare data and how prices varied or […]
Minnesota and New York are getting to the levels of universal coverage that most European nations have. They are tweaking their systems and prepping waiver requests to extend coverage to currently excluded populations and improve affordability. We get graphs like the following: MN Uninsurance at 4.3%-Lowest ever! @kenneygm @larry_levitt @larryrjacobs @publichealthumn https://t.co/O35K66lET9 pic.twitter.com/t8nzrFAKRR — […]
Raven asked a good question in comments: I don’t understand that privatized Medicaid stuff — what value do the care management firms add? But they do take a cut… This whole idea that a business bureaucracy is somehow more cost-effective than a government bureaucracy strikes me as a load of bullocks. What’s the business model […]
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