• May 27, 2015Web First
  • Health Status Of Marketplace Enrollees

  • The study compared prescription data from January to September 2014 of over one million Marketplace enrollees, and found lower monthly spending than the comparison group: $72 versus $93.
  • Julie M. Donohue, Eros Papademetriou and co-authors
  • May 27, 2015Competition
  • State Medical Boards And Antitrust

  • Bill Sage looks at whether a Texas Medical Board rule affecting competition falls under a Supreme Court decision subjecting some similar rules to antitrust review.
  • May 26, 2015Workforce
  • The Health Professional Pipeline

  • Edward Salsberg points to continued growth in the pipeline of nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists.
  • May 26, 2015Health Affairs In California
  • Health Affairs June 11 Briefing

  • Join us in Sacramento on Thursday, June 11, for a briefing on the Medi-Cal waiver and health system improvement. Watch also for information on a live webcast.
  • Antibiotic Resistance

  • Because of overuse and misuse, some antibiotics are losing effectiveness against highly resistant bacteria.May 21, 2015
  • Medicaid Primary Care Parity

  • For 2013 and 2014, the federal government raised payment rates to Medicaid primary care providers. Only some states plan to extend the rate increase.May 11, 2015
  • A Look At SHOP Exchanges

  • Health Affairs author Jon Gabel, in a WTOP radio interview, assesses the successes and failures of the SHOP exchanges.