Tag Archives: care

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »

Warren's universal child care plan faces a worker shortage problem

Elizabeth Warren’s plan for providing child care to all U.S. families who want it would require the creation of a massive, highly qualified workforce for an occupation that already struggles to attract workers. Advocates for universal child care aren’t sure precisely how many workers would be needed for the endeavor, but they know the U.S.… Read More »

Artificial intelligence can identify at-risk patients, inform care and improve disease prevention

There’s no shortage of buzz around artificial intelligence and its potential impact on a variety of areas within healthcare, from patient care to revenue cycle operations. There is an emerging trend toward AI assets that amplify the value of patient data and provide an extendable, scalable pathway to effective primary disease prevention. That’s something that… Read More »