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Social determinants of health
January 2022 John E. McDonough,
Back in my 20s, in early 1980s Massachusetts, I was a tenant organizer and advocate. I learned quickly that the landlord-tenant space was zero-sum,… More
State Health Policy Leadership
January 2022 Evan S. Cole, Susan Kennedy, Julie Donohue, PhD,
To advance knowledge about the multiple facets of state Medicaid policy adoption and implementation, these researchers conducted in-depth interviews in 2019 with policy officials from nine states — Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin — that participate in a multistate Medicaid collaborative project: the Medicaid Outcome Distributed Research Network (MODRN). More
Primary Care Transformation
Despite evidence that primary care improves the health of populations and reduces health inequities, primary care in the United States is in a… More
January 2022 Alessa Erawan,
As the COVID-19 pandemic wound on, 2021 proved another unpredictable and challenging year for public health and health care. Our top 10 most-read… More
January 2022 Kate McEvoy,
Kate in a photo distributed to Connecticut’s Medicaid staff in April… More
Evan Cole is a research assistant professor in the department of health policy and management in the Graduate School of Public Health at the… More
All of us at The Milbank Quarterly, from the editors to the authors, are fortunate that we can rely on the expertise of the committed and brilliant… More
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