A national study finds major variations in hearing aid use by race, income and education — but VA insurance coverage levels the playing field.
Health Care Delivery, Policy, and Economics
Michigan’s new coverage for low-income adults has helped many patients better manage their health by mandating primary care visits, a new study finds.
An online tool designed to help people care for loved ones with dementia, and avoid or minimize the troubling behaviors that the condition can spark, has had a promising initial test run.
More than 4,000 patients have spoken: They prefer physicians in business attire and a white coat, or at least scrubs and a white coat. And the findings aren’t just about fashion.
Providing physicians with virtual access to specialists can be lifesaving to liver disease patients. A new study finds that it boosts survival rates by 54 percent.
Nearly 70 percent of non-VA hospitals require influenza vaccination or mask use during flu season by all who care for patients, compared with 4 percent of VA hospitals.