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Friday Links

NICE, NHS and cancer drug reimbursement in the UK. Why Medicare Advantage succeeds where Marketplace fails Do 40% of UK docs want to leave the profession? Unintended consequences of abuse-deterrent opioids. “Use a smart toothbrush and get dental insurance at a discount!”

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HWR Going for the Gold Edition

The latest edition of the Health Wonk Review–the Going for the Gold Edition— has been posted at HealthInsurance.org.  Thanks to Steve Anderson for hosting.  Check it out!

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This month’s Health Wonk Review

Joe Paduda gets the year started with his  fresh edition of Health Wonk Review: Ring in the New year with the latest and greatest…posted at Managed Care Matters.  Check it out!  

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Friday Links

The cost-effectiveness of CAR-T. Cancer gene testing breakthrough. Uninsured vs. Insured: ER use. Doulas for death. What’s the problem with digital DNA? Plus, please check out the Happy Holiday Health Wonk Review at Workers’ Comp Insider.

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Links

Real-world effects of Brexit. Cost of Obamacare = an election? Civil rights laws and health inequality. Chinese economic history as seen through eyeglasses. CHIP at risk? Last days of empire edition of HWR

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Health Wonk Review: Quote-of-the-day Edition

It’s Health Wonk Review time!  We have some great posts lined up for today’s quotation-themed version of the Health Wonk Review.  We even have a few videos for your viewing pleasure.  Enjoy! “It’s the economy, stupid” – Bill Clinton How do factors like job loss, wage stagnation and low productivity affect the economy at large […]

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HWR is up

Health Wonk Review: Disaster edition is freshly posted by David Williams at the Health Business Blog.  Check it out!

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HWR is up

Hank Stern of InsureBlog hosts this week’s “Pink edition” Health Wonk Review. Check it out. Also of note this week is that Richard Thaler has the 2017 Nobel prize in economics.  For more on Dr. Thaler’s work, check out the Nobel Prize website.

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Health Wonk Review is up

Brad Wright captures the feeling of many after another bruising ACA battle: fatigue.  He’s posted the Health Wonk Review: Repeal Fatigue Edition at Wright on Health. While the repeal saga is under discussion, wonks bring many more topics to the table, too, and Brad does a nice job encapsulating them.

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HWR is up

Yesterday was an eventful day in health policy world with Medicare for All bill and Graham-Cassidy both being introduced almost simultaneously and a Health Affairs event on Understanding the Value of Medical Innovations … but despite this,Louise Norris was still managed to compile The Neverending Summer of Healthcare Legislation Edition of the Health Wonk Review at Colorado Health Insurance […]

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