Cleveland Clinic CEO Addresses Health Reform

January 29, 2010

Dr. Toby Cosgrove, the CEO of the Cleveland Clinic (a Healthcare Leadership Council member), is among the world leaders taking part in the Davos Economic Summit.  Upon his arrival in … Continued

Can We Still Expand Health Coverage?

January 27, 2010

One of the best forums for diverse opinions on current healthcare issues is the National Journal’s Health Care Expert Blog.  National Journal’s healthcare correspondent, Marilyn Werber Serafini, has assembled a … Continued

Where Now On Health Reform? Expert Perspectives

January 21, 2010

Following Senator-elect Scott Brown’s victory in Massachusetts Tuesday night, there is no consensus yet in Washington as to what happens next on health reform.  Opinions fall into a wide spectrum, … Continued

The Massachusetts Opportunity

January 19, 2010

At this writing, voters in Massachusetts are going to the polls in a Senate election being watched throughout the country.  If Republican Scott Brown defeats Democrat Martha Coakley in the … Continued

So Exactly Where Does U.S. Healthcare Rank?

January 12, 2010

We hear it all the time.  It’s a nonstop drumbeat.  Healthcare in the United States is too expensive and too low in quality compared to other countries.  Critics are constantly … Continued

The Mayo Clinic and Medicare

January 8, 2010

The media got it wrong in reporting about the Mayo Clinic and Medicare patients, but the inaccuracies actually provide a service because it presents an opportunity to discuss the issue … Continued

Secretary Sebelius Urges Americans to Get Flu Vaccine

January 5, 2010

Secretary Sebelius has designated January 10-16 as National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW).  In doing so, the Secretary noted that while the number of H1N1 cases have dropped significantly in recent … Continued