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Podcast interviews with health policy experts on timely subjects. The Healthcare Policy Podcast website features audio interviews with healthcare policy experts on timely topics. An online public forum routinely presenting expert healthcare policy analysis and comment is lacking. While other healthcare policy website programming exists, these typically present vested interest viewpoints or do not combine informed policy analysis with political insight or acumen. Since healthcare policy issues are typically complex, clear, reasoned, dispassionate discussion is required. These podcasts will attempt to fill this void. Among other topics this podcast will address: •Implementation of the Affordable Care Act •Other federal Medicare and state Medicaid health care issues •Federal health care regulatory oversight, moreover CMS and the FDA •Healthcare research •Private sector healthcare delivery reforms including access, reimbursement and quality issues •Public health issues including the social determinates of health Listeners are welcomed to share their program comments and suggest programming ideas. Comments made by the interviewees are strictly their own and do not represent those of their affiliated organization/s.

Podcast interviews with health policy experts on timely subjects. The Healthcare Policy Podcast website features audio interviews with healthcare policy experts on timely topics. An online public forum routinely presenting expert healthcare policy analysis and comment is lacking. While other healthcare policy website programming exists, these typically present vested interest viewpoints or do not combine informed policy analysis with political insight or acumen. Since healthcare policy issues are typically complex, clear, reasoned, dispassionate discussion is required. These podcasts will attempt to fill this void. Among other topics this podcast will address: •Implementation of the Affordable Care Act •Other federal Medicare and state Medicaid health care issues •Federal health care regulatory oversight, moreover CMS and the FDA •Healthcare research •Private sector healthcare delivery reforms including access, reimbursement and quality issues •Public health issues including the social determinates of health Listeners are welcomed to share their program comments and suggest programming ideas. Comments made by the interviewees are strictly their own and do not represent those of their affiliated organization/s.
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Podcast interviews with health policy experts on timely subjects. The Healthcare Policy Podcast website features audio interviews with healthcare policy experts on timely topics. An online public forum routinely presenting expert healthcare policy analysis and comment is lacking. While other healthcare policy website programming exists, these typically present vested interest viewpoints or do not combine informed policy analysis with political insight or acumen. Since healthcare policy issues are typically complex, clear, reasoned, dispassionate discussion is required. These podcasts will attempt to fill this void. Among other topics this podcast will address: •Implementation of the Affordable Care Act •Other federal Medicare and state Medicaid health care issues •Federal health care regulatory oversight, moreover CMS and the FDA •Healthcare research •Private sector healthcare delivery reforms including access, reimbursement and quality issues •Public health issues including the social determinates of health Listeners are welcomed to share their program comments and suggest programming ideas. Comments made by the interviewees are strictly their own and do not represent those of their affiliated organization/s.

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English


Episodes

Catalyst for Payment Reform's Suzanne Delbanco Discusses State Health Care Innovation (September 23rd)

9/24/2019
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Listen Now Largely with the exception of the 2010 passage of the ACA, federal legislative (and regulatory) efforts to reform...

Duration:00:24:31

Harvard's Michael Chernew Discusses the Administration's Hospital Price Transparency Efforts (September 12th)

9/13/2019
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Listen Now In CMS' proposed hospital outpatient rule published in the Federal Register in early August, the agency proposed requiring...

Duration:00:26:00

Dr. Lewis Cohen Discusses His Just-Published Book, "A Dignified Ending, Taking Control Over How We Die" (August 29th)

9/1/2019
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Listen Now Medical aid in dying is now legal in nine states and the District of Columbia or is available...

Duration:00:36:26

Philip Alston, the United Nations' Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, Discusses His Recent Report, "Climate Change and Poverty" (August 28th)

8/29/2019
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Listen Now In late June, Professor Philip Alston, the UN's Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights, published "Climate...

Duration:00:27:54

Dr. Georges Benjamin Discusses the Climate Crisis and APHA's Center for Climate and Health (July 24th)

7/25/2019
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Listen Now The news is grim. Our planet has just experienced its hottest June in recorded history and likely the...

Duration:00:29:14

Dr. Mark Fendrick Discusses Value-Based Insurance Designs (July 19th)

7/21/2019
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Listen Now One way to increase the value of insurance coverage is to eliminate or lower a patient's out of...

Duration:00:32:37

Katherine Eban Discusses Her Just-Published Work, "Bottle of Lies, The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom" (July 17th)

7/18/2019
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Listen Now Nine in 10 prescriptions are today filled using a generic drug saving Americans tens of billions annually. A...

Duration:00:40:10

Brady President, Kris Brown, Discusses Current Policy Efforts to Curb Gun Violence (June 23rd)

6/20/2019
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Listen Now US gun violence is, in one word, obscene. It is widely considered an epidemic, even the always cautious...

Duration:00:27:32

Dr. Renee Salas Discusses Global Warming's Health Effects On Children (June 18th)

6/19/2019
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Listen Now This past June 4th the 9th Circuit Court heard oral arguments concerning Juliana v. the US, a case...

Duration:00:26:54

175th Interview: University of Michigan's Professor Andrew Ryan Discusses Measuring for Spending Efficiency or Value in Healthcare (June 11th)

6/12/2019
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Listen Now Americans spend over $3.5 trillion or 6% of the GDP annually on health care. One third, or over...

Duration:00:29:20

Natural Climate Solutions: The Nature Conservancy's Jennifer Tabola Discusses Its New Initiative to Address Climate Change (May 8th)

5/12/2019
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Listen Now It should go without stating "nature's contribution to people are vital to human existence." Nevertheless, this was the...

Duration:00:26:36

Kaiser's Kathy Gerwig Discusses Her Organization's Effort to Go Carbon Neutral By Next Year Improving the Lives of Millions (May 3rd)

5/5/2019
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Listen Now After the food industry health care is considered this country's second largest emitter of green house gas (GHG)...

Duration:00:25:23

Are Federal Regulators Panicked Over the Increased Use of E-Cigarettes Among Adolescents: A Conversation With Prof. David Abrams (April 23rd)

4/24/2019
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Listen Now The e-cigarette market, or what the FDA formally terms Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems or ENDS, has grown since...

Duration:00:35:03

Ann Neumann Discusses Mercy Killings or Suicide-Homicides (April 15th)

4/16/2019
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Listen Now In 2017 more than 47,000 Americans committed suicide. While suicide rates decreased during the 1980s and 1990s, they...

Duration:00:28:49

Harold Miller Discusses Improving Medicare's Alternative Payment Models (April 9th)

4/10/2019
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Listen Now Medicare's Fee for Service Alternative Payment Models (APMs), a creation of 2015 MACRA legislation, currently 12 in number...

Duration:00:27:38

Interview with America's Health Insurance Plans' (AHIP) CEO Matt Eyles (March 19th)

3/20/2019
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Listen Now Despite gains made under the ACA, health insurance coverage in the US remains fraught with problems. Over 28...

Duration:00:28:29

David Wallace Wells Discusses His Just-Published "The Uninhabitable Earth, Life After Warming" (February 28th)

3/1/2019
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Listen Now For this, my 168th interview, David Wallace Wells discusses his just-published book, "The Uninhabitable Earth, Life After Warming."...

Duration:00:37:15

ATAP's Dr. Robert Levin Discusses Reforming Drug Pricing Policy (February 18th)

2/19/2019
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Listen Now The administration and the Congress are currently discussing various proposals to reform drug pricing policy. Drug prices, as...

Duration:00:28:30

Remote Area Medical's Free Health Care Clinics: A Discussion with RAM CEO Jeff Eastman (January 31st)

2/1/2019
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Listen Now Over 40 million Americans live in poverty or upwards of 14% of the population. Those living in extreme...

Duration:00:23:58

The Current Ebola Outbreak in the Congo: A Conversation with Joseph Lafave (January 17th)

1/18/2019
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Listen Now This past summer the the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) began experiencing its 10th Ebola outbreak. (The...

Duration:00:24:05