America’s backwards coronavirus strategy

22 July 2020 - The federal government’s approach is like a hospital that invests in palliative care while abolishing the oncology ...

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COVID-19 - implications for the health care system

22 July 2020 - The novel coronavirus pandemic has spawned four intertwined health care crises that reveal and compound deep underlying ...

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Health is more important than ever for Aussies

19 July 2020 - On Friday I spoke with a Medibank customer of more than 40 years. Margaret had her ...

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Assessing quantitative comparisons of health and social care between countries

15 July 2020 - Cross-national comparisons in health care and social care may offer insight into quality and cost.  ...

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Obamacare faces unprecedented test as economy sinks

27 June 2020 - The battles over the health law have played out during a decade of continuous economic growth. How ...

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Law makers push COVID-19 bills to prevent price gouging, track federal funds used to discover drugs

22 June 2020 - Amid ongoing concern that COVID-19 therapies and vaccines may be unaffordable, a bipartisan group of lawmakers ...

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Superb health care at ultra low prices? How Singapore does it

26 May 2020 - Can you imagine the United States having a health care system that delivers better outcomes than those ...

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Nine ways COVID-19 may forever upend the U.S. health care industry

19 May 2020 - In the U.S. alone, COVID-19 has claimed nearly 100,000 lives and 30 million jobs.  ...

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The hidden wave: what happens when everything else is put on hold

15 May 2020 - When Australia's public health system pivoted to address COVID-19, many other serious diseases fell from view. ...

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The pandemic will recast America’s health care industrial complex

9 May 2020 - Doctors and nurses at Northwell Health have treated nearly 40,000 COVID-19 cases, more than any other ...

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Medicines Australia joins forces with 15 health care organisations to highlight continuity of care

6 May 2020 - Right now, more than ever, it is essential that Australians maintain their health. Therefore, Medicines Australia ...

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UK underinvested in health care, says pharma boss

22 April 2020 - The UK has underinvested in health care "over many years" which has hampered its ability to ...

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America can afford a world class health care system. Why don’t we have one?

14 April 2020 - In March, Congress passed a coronavirus bill including $3.1 billion to develop and produce drugs and ...

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A strategy for improving U.S. health care delivery — conducting more randomised, controlled trials

16 April 2020 - Despite the prominence of randomised, controlled trials in medical research, they have rarely been used to evaluate ...

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COVID-19: health funds delay premium increase to assist members

29 March 2020 - Private health insurers have announced they will postpone planned April 1 premium rises for at least ...

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