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The cost-sharing sweet spot

Value-based insurance designs (VBID) provide cost incentives to encourage individuals to utilize certain highly effective medications in order to cut costs while improving quality and health [...]

July 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Primary Care Access Pre-ACA

Illustration: Jared Rodriguez / Creative Commons As the Affordable Care Act (ACA) changes roll out, many critics and proponents have voiced concerns about provider availability in the wake of massive [...]

June 16, 2014 // 1 Comment

Back of the Envelope

Recently there have been quite few notable* “back-of-the-envelope” calculations. The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment included one which estimated how much expanding Medicaid would [...]

June 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

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