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The ACA at Five
The ACA at Five

Editor-in-chief Alan Weil, in a WTOP interview, discusses how the Affordable Care Act has changed health care in the US.

Tags: WTOP, Affordable Care Act, Children's Health, Insurance, Alan Weil

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Hospital Rating Systems Demystified
Hospital Rating Systems Demystified

Health Affairs author J. Matthew Austin, in a WTOP interview, explains how consumers can find what they need using different US hospital rating systems.

Tags: WTOP, Hospitals, Consumer Issues, J. Matthew Austin

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Necessary Steps: How Health Care Fails Older Patients, And How It Can Be Done Better
Necessary Steps: How Health Care Fails Older Patients, And How It Can Be Done Better

A chance meeting between an octogenarian and a geriatrician shows how the US health system focuses on medical care at the expense of older adults' well-being. (March 2015)

Tags: Elderly, Physician Payment, Chronic Care, Medicare

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Restarting Antibiotic Innovation
Restarting Antibiotic Innovation

In a WTOP interview, Health Affairs author Gregory Daniel explains why it's important to invest in antibiotic research now.

Tags: WTOP, Drugs, Gregory Daniel, Antibiotics, Innovation

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Biomedical Innovation
Biomedical Innovation

Briefing: February 05, 2015

Tags: Drugs, Alan Weil, James D. Chambers, Aaron S. Kesselheim, James C. Robinson, Innovation, Ernst R. Berndt, John H. Powers, Laurence C. Baker, Gregory W. Daniel, Ronald P. Evens, Julia Thornton Snider, Jeffrey C. Lerner, John D. Carroll, Peter Ubel, Genia Long, John Hernandez, Jonathan J. Fleming, Biotechnology

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