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When reviewing the recent (and entirely preventable) epidemic of measles that began in, of all places, Disneyland, we were reminded of many things.… More
Our op-ed section features some of the best minds currently working to improve the public’s health.
Gail R. Wilensky,
Lawrence O. Gostin,
Catherine D. DeAngelis,
Joshua M. Sharfstein,
David A. Kindig,
John W. Whittington, Kevin Nolan, Ninon Lewis, Trissa Torres,
Context: In 2008, researchers at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) described the Triple Aim as simultaneously “improving the individual… More
Jennifer L. Pomeranz,
Abstract: Context: In keeping with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Congress revised the law related to workplace wellness programs.… More
Amanda Fallin, Stanton A. Glantz,
Abstract: Context: The 5 major tobacco-growing states (Kentucky,North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia) are disproportionately… More
Pamela Doty, Pamela Nadash, Nathalie Racco,
Abstract: Context: An aging population leads to a growing demand for long-term services and supports (LTSS). In 2002, France introduced universal,… More
Abstract: Context: Health inequalities are systematic differences in health among social groups that are caused by unequal exposure to—and… More
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