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Analysis: A health care overhaul could kill 2 million jobs, and that’s OK

Analysis: A health care overhaul could kill 2 million jobs, and that’s OK

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Is ‘Medicare for All’ losing steam?

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Is ‘Medicare for All’ losing steam?

House hagglers zero in on single-payer and it all comes down to two little words

House hagglers zero in on single-payer and it all comes down to two little words

Proton therapy results in fewer side effects for many cancer patients

Proton therapy results in fewer side effects for many cancer patients

Johns Hopkins experts release digital health roadmap

Johns Hopkins experts release digital health roadmap

New study evaluates complexity of patients undergoing head-CT examinations

New study evaluates complexity of patients undergoing head-CT examinations

BMC develops EHR-based screener to address patients' unmet social needs

BMC develops EHR-based screener to address patients' unmet social needs

‘Sham’ sharing ministries test faith of patients and insurance regulators

‘Sham’ sharing ministries test faith of patients and insurance regulators

As ER wait times grow, more patients leave against medical advice

As ER wait times grow, more patients leave against medical advice

How to find and use new federal ratings for rehab services at nursing homes

How to find and use new federal ratings for rehab services at nursing homes

Exploring the contributions of health care to longevity

Exploring the contributions of health care to longevity

Study finds persistently high rate of long-term opioid prescribing for older cancer survivors

Study finds persistently high rate of long-term opioid prescribing for older cancer survivors

Dealing with hospital closure, pioneer Kansas town asks: What comes next?

Dealing with hospital closure, pioneer Kansas town asks: What comes next?

Same-day scheduling of upper and lower GI endoscopies yields higher-value care

Same-day scheduling of upper and lower GI endoscopies yields higher-value care

How Obamacare, Medicare and ‘Medicare for All’ muddy the campaign trail

How Obamacare, Medicare and ‘Medicare for All’ muddy the campaign trail

Surprise! Fixing out-of-network bills means someone must pay

Surprise! Fixing out-of-network bills means someone must pay

Nurse care coordinators are key to the success of PCMH programs

Nurse care coordinators are key to the success of PCMH programs

Market muscle: Study uncovers differences between Medicare and private insurers

Market muscle: Study uncovers differences between Medicare and private insurers

Addiction medicine mostly prescribed to whites, even as opioid deaths rose among blacks

Addiction medicine mostly prescribed to whites, even as opioid deaths rose among blacks

The money and politics of prescription drugs: What you need to know

The money and politics of prescription drugs: What you need to know