Aaron E. Carroll, MD, MS, is an a professor of pediatrics and associate dean for research mentoring in the department of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine.
While much of the nation’s attention is focused on the US Supreme Court’s impending ruling on the Affordable Care Act, other health-centered policy efforts emerge (albeit on a smaller scale). One of the latest is the decision by New York… Read More ›
It’s almost impossible to find a politician these days who isn’t very concerned about the deficit. And it has become clear that the deficit problem is largely a health care spending problem. Given the political difficulty of reducing Medicare spending… Read More ›
So much attention has been paid to the individual mandate that relatively few have bothered to focus on the other questions that will be debated tomorrow in front of the Supreme Court. One involves the expansion of Medicaid, and it… Read More ›