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August 12, 2019
Viewpoint

Surprise Medical Bills, the High Cost of Emergency Department Care, and the Effects on Patients

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 12, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3448

This Viewpoint examines the high unexpected costs of emergency department visits and cites several pieces of journalism that reported on exorbitant, unexpected bills and led to cancellations of debt and potential broader health care policy changes.

Original Investigation

Assessment of Out-of-Network Billing for Privately Insured Patients Receiving Care in In-Network Hospitals

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 12, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3451

This analysis of health insurance claims data assesses out-of-network billing for patients treated through in-network hospital admissions and emergency department visits.

Evaluation of the Cascade of Diabetes Care in the United States, 2005-2016

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 12, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.2396

This population-based study examines the changes in care from 2005 to 2016 for patients with diabetes in the United States.

Editorial

Ending Surprise Medical Bills

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 12, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3382
Invited Commentary

Age and Age-old Disparities in Diabetes Care Persist

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 12, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.2392
August 6, 2019
Editorial

Screening for Pancreatic Cancer—Is There Hope?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 6, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3323
August 5, 2019
Original Investigation

Physician Work Environment and Well-Being

Effect of a Professional Coaching Intervention on the Well-being and Distress of Physicians: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 5, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.2425

This pilot randomized clinical trial explores the effect of individualized coaching on physician burnout, job satisfaction, and well-being.

Perioperative Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Receiving a Direct Oral Anticoagulant

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 5, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.2431

This cohort study examines the risk of bleeding and stroke associated with surgical procedures and the value of perioperative management among patients with atrial fibrillation who use anticoagulants.

Research Letter

Industry Payments to Physician Directors of National Cancer Institute–Designated Cancer Centers, 2015-2017

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 5, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3098

This study examines industry payments made to physician directors of National Cancer Institute–designated cancer centers from 2015 through 2017.

Health Care Policy and Law

Potential Medicare Savings From Generic Substitution and Therapeutic Interchange of ACE Inhibitors and Angiotensin-II-Receptor Blockers

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 5, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3107

This economic evaluation study estimates the potential Medicare savings from generic substitution and therapeutic interchange of brand-name hypertension medications.

Correction

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online August 5, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.3746
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