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Commentary and analysis from Milbank Memorial Fund President Christopher F. Koller and other staff.
The game of hot potato ends one of two ways—someone drops the potato as it is being tossed or it finally cools off. But what happens if the potato… More
Like rising sea levels, Medicaid costs are flooding state and federal budgets. Medicaid reform efforts, such as those in the American Health Care Act… More
We should expect competence as public policies are planned and implemented. Frequently, with state health policies, we get it: heroic responses by… More
Finding dissenting opinions in a public health class on policy priorities for the US health system is like looking for stars in the night sky of a… More
From 1997 to 2005, I ran Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island (NHPRI), the state’s largest Medicaid managed care organization. We worked hard to… More
Dear Members of Congress: As both Houses continue to debate whether and how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) should be repealed and what it would be… More
In the aftermath of the November elections, we at the Fund had a chance to speak in person to over 125 state health policy leaders as we held meetings… More
Congress is preparing to debate the future of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) yet again. While “repeal and replace” may take longer than was… More
The release on October 17, 2016 of 2015 Shared Savings and Quality Results for year two of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s (CMMI)… More
What does it take to have stable, competitive health insurance markets? I was recently asked this question by the Senate Homeland Security and… More
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