Seema Verma, the Indiana consultant who injected personal responsibility requirements and health savings accounts into that state's Medicaid program, deserves a shot at working with other states that want to redesign their programs.
The Trump administration has thrown its weight behind giving patients the “right to try” experimental drugs outside clinical trials. While such laws purport to offer hope for the dying, they will actually slow medical progress.
Technology is completely transforming our society. In just the past 10 years, we have advanced from flip phones to smart homes. You can now use an app to remotely monitor your thermostat or watch someone as they ring your doorbell.
Regarding the Feb. 13 feature story “No experience necessary”: This is about one of the classic middle-market monopolies. Group purchasing organizations' clandestine practices are not suited for modern day logistics.
Vital Signs: Meet Dr. Ihsan Kaadan, a Syrian physician who escaped Aleppo and ended up at Mass General
Kaadan has been outspoken about President Donald Trump's executive order barring immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries. Although a federal judge has blocked parts of the ban, its final fate has yet to be determined.