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Mental health patients insured by marketplace health plan less likely to receive a medical appointment

Among adults with mental health needs, those covered by Medicare or employer-sponsored health insurance have greater access to medical treatment, less out-of-pocket cost and are more likely to receive care than those seeking an appointment through an Affordable Care Act marketplace-sponsored plan, according to findings from researchers at Drexel University’s Dornsife School of Public Health.… Read More »

A Moonshot For Diabetes Prevention, Part Five: A Ten Point Plan

A Ten Point PlanChunka Mui Unlike going to the moon, no scientific, engineering or medical breakthroughs are needed to prevent and perhaps even reverse diabetes. It is time for an urgent moonshot aimed at dramatically improving how well the nation addresses prediabetes (as I laid out in part three of this series). Research conclusively showed… Read More »