Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD, is the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and chair of the Board of the Maryland Health Benefits Exchange.
Media coverage of new public health regulations often seems to follow a template: The [regulatory agency]’s plan to implement [public health regulation] is causing controversy among [businesses affected] and [individuals who object]. While public health officials say the plan is… Read More ›
A couple of weeks ago, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a new round of grants from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI). If you didn’t pay much attention to the announcement, it’s worth a… Read More ›
By Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD Here’s something everyone can agree on in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act: there will be a lot said on all sides of the issue for the rest of… Read More ›