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Tag: COVID-19

3M Commentary

Addressing vaccine hesitancy to improve health care equity

By Leah Giordano

As of early May, only about 40 percent of Americans have been fully vaccinated according to the CDC, with…

3M Commentary

Health care financing is out of date: Large employers must put their weight behind needed changes

By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Health care payment is about how we write the checks. Health care finance is about how we design the way…

Research Study

Medicare Beneficiaries with a High Risk of a Poor Outcome from COVID-19

With L. Gordon Moore, MD, Richard Averill, MS, Ron Mills, PhD

Early COVID-19 studies indicate that when older people contract the virus, they have a poorer prognosis, especially those 80 years…

3M Commentary

The complex world of health care pricing and why it is time to consider big changes

By L. Gordon Moore, MD

Health care payment in the U.S. is the outgrowth of decades of policy decisions that were not all thought…

3M Commentary

What are America’s Health Insurance Plans thinking about in these tumultuous times?

By L. Gordon Moore, MD

These times of uncertainty and stress press us to rethink what we are doing and where we are headed in…

3M Commentary

Care That’s Fair – Reducing racial disparities in health care

By Matt Gallivan

During this period of renewed reflection concerning inequality in America, we must admit that our health care system continues to…

Podcast

Planning for the future during a time of crisis

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

As health care organizations face unprecedented challenges brought on by the pandemic, how can they plan for a post-COVID-19 world?…

3M Commentary

COVID-19, care homes and infection management: It’s time for outcomes measures

By Richard Fuller, MS

In a prior blog, we highlighted the results of our research into patient outcomes, potentially preventable admissions (PPAs) and emergency…

Podcast

Health care pricing: Why it’s time to consider big changes

With L. Gordon Moore, MD

In his New York Times best-selling book “The Price We Pay,” Dr. Marty Makary discusses the worsening crisis…