California Proposition 61 (up for vote on the November 8, 2016 ballot) has brought the question “why should some Americans be charged lower drug prices while others are charged much more?“ Continue Reading….
When most Americans see the latest news about prescription drug price hikes (e.g., Mylan N.V.’s EpiPen), they immediately point the finger of blame at the greedy drug companies. What most Continue Reading….
I was watching television the other night and was surprised to see a commercial extolling the evils of California Proposition 61 being broadcast to me in a state far removed Continue Reading….
As I described in an earlier blog post, I had recently visited my 80+ year old mom, Donna, who lives 1000 miles away and came away with many insights about health care Continue Reading….
The annual open enrollment for Medicare beneficiaries is almost here (October 15-December 7) and I just saw my first Medicare Advantage plan TV advertisement. Most Medicare beneficiaries have a choice of receiving their Continue Reading….
What exactly is healthcare quality and am I getting the best healthcare quality from each of the healthcare providers and hospitals I use? Is the treatment proscribed by my medical Continue Reading….