This Viewpoint advocates against noncompete agreements and in favor of a uniform national solution that ensures patient access to physicians, rewards safety advocacy, and promotes competition.
This Viewpoint discusses how medicine and public health may use their pandemic-era partnerships for future collaboration using a framework designed to strengthen both.
This Viewpoint highlights several interdependent postpartum obstacles compromising healthy transitions from pregnancy to parenthood, noting promising approaches to address them
This viewpoint examines government controls of prescription drug pricing for Medicare and their possible unintended consequences for commercial insurers.
This Viewpoint urges the federal and state governments of Australia to take action to protect the First Nations people from COVID-19 as the rest of the country emerges from lockdown.
This cohort study assesses whether Medicare Advantage is associated with differential changes in health care utilization and spending for beneficiaries entering Medicare from commercial insurance compared with beneficiaries entering traditional Medicare.
This cross-sectional study investigates the association between the advanced maternal age cutoff of 35 years and prenatal care service intensity, severe maternal morbidity, and perinatal mortality.
This survey study examines the affordability of health care and prevalence of payment difficulties among Medicare enrollees.
This cross-sectional study explores which components of Medicare spending were associated with reductions in geographic variation and potential policy mechanisms after passage of the Affordable Care Act among enrollees 65 years or older.
This cohort study examines the association of Medicaid expansion in Arkansas with continuous postpartum coverage, postpartum health care use, and change in racial disparities.
This cohort study examines the racial, ethnic, sex, and socioeconomic inequities associated with use of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists in US patients with type 2 diabetes.
This cohort study examines the use of surgical care across cohorts of surgical urgency during the COVID-19 pandemic and assesses whether there are racial or ethnic disparities in care.
This cohort study examines hospitalizations and differential changes in mortality and related outcomes by race and ethnicity among Medicare beneficiaries during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This cohort study describes factors associated with coverage disruptions among children enrolled in North Carolina Medicaid from 2016 to 2018 and estimates the outcome of preventing such disruptions with medical expenditures.
This survey study examines trends in and reasons for forgone medical care because of COVID-19 among Medicare beneficiaries during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This cross-sectional study examines the risk of annual out-of-pocket medical expenses that exceed 40% of an uninsured individual’s income resulting from a single treat-and-release emergency department visit in the US.
This article examines the budgetary implications of high-priced accelerated approval drugs by estimating Medicare spending on these drugs from 2015 through 2019.
This cross-sectional study evaluates the stipulations of coverage under commercial, health insurance exchange, Veterans Affairs, Medicare, Medicaid, or other insurance for canagliflozin, dapagliflozin, empagliflozin, and ertugliflozin.
This Special Communication describes the design of state-level fertility preservation health insurance benefit mandate laws and regulations and derives guidance on best practices and implementation needs.