• December 19, 2014Web First
  • The ACA's Impact On Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

  • A new study, examining data from June 2013 through September 2014, found the percentage of workers with employer-sponsored health insurance was basically unchanged.
  • Fredric Blavin, Adele Shartzer, Sharon K. Long, and John Holahan
  • December 17, 2014Web First
  • Comparing Management Models In State Health Exchanges

  • The study found that in the 2013-14 open enrollment, state health exchanges using a clearinghouse model had significantly lower adjusted average premiums than state exchanges using active purchasing models.
  • Kelly Krinn, Pinar Karaca-Mandic, and Lynn A. Blewett
  • December 10, 2014Affordable Care Act
  • Open Enrollment: What To Watch For

  • Fredric Blavin, Stephen Zuckerman, and Michael Karpman examine why uninsured Americans might not sign up for coverage and what information sources they consult.
  • December 08, 2014Electronic Health Information
  • A New Health IT Strategy

  • National health information coordinator Karen DeSalvo and coauthors propose a new federal health IT plan for the next five years.
  • Physician Compare

  • Under the Affordable Care Act, the federal government must post information about physician performance and quality of care on a public website.December 11, 2014
  • The 340B Drug Discount Program

  • Manufacturers are required to provide outpatient drugs at a discount to certain health centers, hospitals, and clinics.November 17, 2014