• July 28, 2015Web First
  • National Health Spending Projections Through 2024

  • A new report by members of the CMS Office of the Actuary projects aggregate health care spending in the US to grow at an average rate of 5.8 percent for 2014-24.
  • Sean P. Keehan, Gigi A. Cuckler, Andrea M. Sisko, and co-authors
  • July 24, 2015Spending
  • Examining The Health Spending Slowdown

  • Stuart Guterman says that we have been asking the wrong questions about the spending slowdown, and he says that a diverse array of strategies will be needed to restrain spending.
  • July 23, 2015Technology
  • Telemedicine: Opportunities And Challenges

  • William Frist describes the ways in which telemedicine can lower costs and improve access and quality, as well as the policy changes needed to fully realize these gains.
  • July 07, 2015Medicaid at 50
  • Medicaid's Surprise Political Evolution

  • Michael Sparer outlines the reasons for Medicaid's exponential growth since the 1980s.
  • Interview With Cindy Mann

  • Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil speaks with Cindy Mann, former CMS Deputy Administrator, about dramatic changes in the Medicaid program in recent years.
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