Unbiased Analysis of Today's Healthcare Issues

Understanding The Value Of Innovations In Medicine

Health Affairs is holding an interesting event in September on “Understanding The Value Of Innovations In Medicine” at the National Press Club. They describe the event as follows: Valueā€¯ is at the center of discussions of payment and policy, but value has different definitions and meanings reflecting the diversity of stakeholders in the healthcare system. […]

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Quality Adjusted Cost of Care Analysis

The health care industry should take into account outcomes when weighing the cost of new treatments and technologies and make quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) part of the equation, say the authors of a study in the April issue of Health Affairs. This is the begining of an article in Managed Care Magazine that reviews a […]

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Health Wonk Review

The Health Affairs Blog posts an unadorned, hard-boiled edition of the Health Wonk Review.

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