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Health care costs

Working Americans using less health care, but paying more, report says. Chattanooga Times Free Press. January 24, 2018.

The Affordable Care Act, American Health Care Act, and Better Care Reconciliation Act

Inside Tennessee. (Part 1, Part 2). WBIR Channel 10. October 29, 2017.

Diving into the debate on health care. WBIR News at 5. July 12, 2017. 

Closer look at Senate healthcare bill. WBIR News at 5. June 23, 2017.

Cancer patient makes bucket list to travel in RV. WVLT News at 5. May 31, 2017. 

10Listens: Expert weighs in on health care concerns. WBIR News at 11, March 24, 2017. 

Future of health care after GOP plan failure. WBIR News at 5, March 24, 2017.

Facebook Live videoWBIR News at 5, March 24, 2017.

The Affordable Care Act and the uninsured

2016’s State Uninsured Rates. John S Kieran, WalletHub.com, October 4, 2016.

The Economics of Genomic Testing for Women with Breast Cancer

'Real-World' Data Needed for Breast Cancer Genetic Testing. Roxanne Nelson, Medscape Medical News, December 30, 2013.

What Are the Characteristics That Explain Hospital Quality? A Longitudinal Pridit Approach

Unhappy With Your Hospital? You Might Still Be Getting Great Care. ASPPH Friday Letter, October 25, 2013.

That Correlation Between Nice and Competent. Trisha Torrey, About.com, October 17, 2013.

Ranking Hospitals: Customer Service vs. Patient Care. Heather Millar, WebMD Blog, October 11, 2013.

Patient satisfaction is poor measure of hospital quality. MedicalXpress (HealthDay), October 8, 2013. 

Patient Volume Beats Atmosphere as Hospital Quality Indicator. Katharine M. Krauss, @Jeff Jefferson Hospital Blog, October 7, 2013.

Check Up: Best hospitals ranked lower in satisfaction. Stacey Burling, Philadelphia Inquirer, October 6, 2013. Health section, p.1. Also available at philly.com and at articles.philly.com.

Study Finds Quality Care and Patient Satisfaction Metrics Differ. Debra Wood, NurseZone.com, October 4, 2013.

Patient Gripes Poor Indicators of Quality Care. John Commins, HealthLeaders Media, October 4, 2013.

Hospitals with unhappy patients still provide high-quality care. Alicia Caramenico, FierceHealthcare, October 1, 2013.

Noisy hospitals and busy staff might mean better health care. Linda Clarke, Metro US, October 1, 2013.

Unhappy With Your Hospital? You Might Still Be Getting Great Care (press release). Newswise, September 30, 2013.

Examples of How Health Insurance Exchanges Can Create Greater Value for Consumers: Lessons from Three Other Marketplaces

Study discusses how to create value in insurance marketplaces. MedicalXpress (HealthDay), October 14, 2013.

Health Insurance Exchanges: What We Can Learn From California (press release). Newswise, October 1, 2013.