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All Pennsylvanians Will Pay a Steep Price if We Don’t Expand Medicaid

Monday, February 17, 2014, 6:00 AM
If Pennsylvania were looking for new slogan, it might consider this: “Our state needs workers!” In 1950, there were 8.7 working adults in Pennsylvania for every person aged 65 and older. Today, that number has dropped to fewer than four. It’s clear from this demographic shift... Read more

The Pursuit of Health

Monday, December 9, 2013, 6:00 AM
Every American needs health insurance. As the glitches on are repaired, it appears that all those who are eligible for new insurance options will be able to enroll. But when that happens, what will happen to the health of Philadelphians? The Affordable Care Act (ACA) creates a structure... Read more
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Robert I. Field, Ph.D., J.D., M.P.H. Professor, School of Law & Drexel School of Public Health
Jeffrey Brenner, MD Founder of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, Medical Director of the Urban Health Institute at Cooper University Healthcare
Andy Carter President & CEO, The Hospital & Healthsystem Assoc. of Pa.
Robert B. Doherty Senior Vice President of Governmental Affairs & Public Policy American College of Physicians
David Grande, MD, MPA Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Tine Hansen-Turton Chief Strategy Officer of Public Health Management Corporation
Drew A. Harris, DPM, MPH Director of Health Policy Program at the Jefferson College of Population Health
Antoinette Kraus Director of the Pennsylvania Health Access Network
Laval Miller-Wilson Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Health Law Project
David B. Nash, MD, MBA Founding Dean of the Jefferson College of Population Health
Mark V. Pauly, Ph.D. Professor of Health Care Management, Business Economics and Public Policy at The Wharton School
Howard J. Peterson, MHA Managing Partner of TRG Healthcare, a national healthcare consulting firm
Paula L. Stillman, MD, MBA Healthcare consultant with special expertise in population health and disease management
Elizabeth A. W. Williams Senior Vice President & Chief Communications Officer for Independence Blue Cross
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