To help patients navigate the complex range of acute-care options, industry collaboration is critical.
Health Care Delivery, Policy, and Economics
Hundreds of thousands of hospital patients get a pricey genetic test. But it’s often unnecessary, a team of U-M clinicians says.
In medicine, one size does not fit all for treatment — so why should one size fit all for cost-sharing? Value-based insurance design (V-BID) offers an alternative, and it’s catching on.
A study on Medicaid expansion shows a whopping 50 percent drop in uninsured hospital stays in expansion states. But hospitals in non-expansion states are finding little relief.