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$99 23andMe DNA Test Could Predict Your Entire Health Future

Our current health care system is built around reaction: doctors wait for patients to fall ill and only then find a way to heal them. But what if, …

Why Universal Health Care Is Our Inalienable Right

In the political firestorm over the ungainly rollout of the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, one central question that should be front and center in our national debate seems to have receded into the background, and that is whether universal health care is a fundamental right or a privilege. It …

More Pain From the ACA: Spending Less on Health Care

If reporters ever run out of people to feature who lost their insurance plan, they may want to spend a minute or two looking at what has happened to the cost of health care over the last five years. It might be harder to compare this story to Hurricane Katrina, but it will have far more impact on …

Medicaid Expansion in 2014

The POLITICO Pro Health Care team and special guests take an in-depth look at what the medical community is doing to prepare for the January 2014 Medicaid expansion. The conversation focuses onthe impact of expansion on the current landscape and what to expect with enrollment in the months to</i> …

In rural Kentucky, health-care debate takes back seat as the long-uninsured line up

Hard hit by the loss of coal mining jobs, residents of this mostly rural Kentucky county sign up for health-care insurance at state-run exchanges under the Affordable Care Act.<p>Hit hard by the loss of coal mining jobs, residents of this mostly rural Kentucky county sign up for health-care insurance …

Health Care Reform: Procrastinate No More

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The Obama administration’s recent decision to postpone a key feature of the Affordable Care Act doesn’t mean that business owners can put off thinking about the health reform law altogether.<p>Still, Peter J. Marathas Jr., the partner in …

Team-based health care delivery: All doctors, or nurses too?

There's a lot of interest right now in what are called "team-based models" of health care delivery, which more or less means what it sounds …

America’s health care cost slowdown and the disappearing debt

It's all about health care. Spending on Social Security is expected to rise, but not particularly quickly. Spending on everything else is actually …