Category: Health care costs

2 9/18/2015

NIH SPRINT study sparks questions about overtreatment of mild hypertension

1 9/14/2015

Dr. Richard Lehman: Why does having abnormal glucose tests cost the USA $245bn?

1 9/2/2015

Bankrupted by cancer: Why “cost” is an important criterion in our review process

3 4/22/2015

Why so little news about Medicare Advantage plan rate increases?


Stop blaming “demanding patients” for driving up health care costs

1 2/4/2015

Why not discuss cost in news of new breast cancer drug approval?

1 1/27/2015

Knee/hip surgery cost variability news would help more if it provided a link to the Blue Cross Blue Shield report

3 1/20/2015

“Potential biomarker that could predict”? – caveats about psychiatric brain imaging & blogging about it


“Health care consumers in the dark” – no kidding


Weekending confusion: Playing the “Price is Right” with MRI….and CNN flunks geography