Category: Health care costs


When it comes to surprise medical bills, journalists largely focus on casualties and not the war

1 8/28/2018

New questions about the $3B/year robotic surgery business

2 2/27/2018

News coverage of crowdfunding appeals may help some people, but hidden costs are steep


What you need to know about a Washington State report on health care waste

6 10/26/2017

Hospitals and doctors: Is their role in soaring health care costs overlooked?


Podcast: Health care costs – ‘a problem hiding in plain sight’

1 9/1/2017

A $475,000 cancer drug: Wall Street sees ‘bargain’; patients see ‘completely broken’ system

4 1/4/2017

As health care costs spiral higher, hospital price increases are flying under the radar


What journalists and consumers should know about the tug-of-war between biologics and generic ‘biosimilars’

1 7/5/2016

Fixing the health care system: Four facts to focus on when reading election year health policy stories