On The Record (with daily recap)

  • GAO: VA Community Living Centers: Actions Needed to Better Manage Risks to Vets Quality of Life and Care
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Recs of Special Commission on Provider Price Reform

Today in TIE: Reflex, Austin on the spreading of the competitive bidding bug (TIE ground zero?), different types of competition, and why traditional Medicare might thrive under competition, Don is planning to blog the flu, while Aaron puzzles over differential antibiotic use rates, and how hard it is to change behavior.

About Don Taylor
Professor of Public Policy at Duke University (with appointments in Business, Nursing, Community and Family Medicine, and the Duke Clinical Research Institute). I am one of the founding faculty of the Margolis Center for Health Policy, and currently serve as Chair of Duke's University Priorities Committee (UPC). My research focuses on improving care for persons who are dying, and I am co-PI of a CMMI award in Community Based Palliative Care. I teach both undergrads and grad students at Duke. On twitter @donaldhtaylorjr

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