Reinhardt on reform
- Our Nation's Health Care System is Sustainable. True or False? Kirby, Thornton // South Carolina Business Journal;May2006, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p3
The article evaluates the stability of the health care system in the U.S. Health care economist Uwe E. Reinhardt is convinced the U.S. economy can easily absorb the projected growth in health spending for the next decade. Over the past 40 years, health care costs have grown at a rate 2.5...
- Health Costs in Plain Speak. Healy, Bernadine // U.S. News & World Report;Aug2009, Vol. 146 Issue 7, p28
An interview is presented with Princeton University professor Uwe Reinhardt concerning healthcare costs and healthcare reform in the U.S. Reinhardt asserts that he is partly libertarian, but he believes that the nation should embrace universal healthcare coverage. He also discusses why U.S....
- Limited appeal seen for MSAs. Kazel, Robert // Business Insurance;10/9/95, Vol. 29 Issue 41, p73
Reports on economist Uwe E. Reinhardt's assessment on the use of medical savings accounts for health care cost control. Percentage of the population responsible for health-care spending; Payment for unreimbursed health care costs; Likeliest beneficiaries of medical savings accounts.
- Reinhardt to examine healthcare `bounty hunting'. // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);May95, Vol. 49 Issue 5, pANI8
Focuses on James Madison Professor Uwe Reinhardt's explanation of the state of healthcare reform in the United States. Health maintenance organization executives as bounty hunters.
- Economist urges hospitals to help develop quality standards. Asplund, Jon // AHA News;11/20/95, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p4
Focuses on professor Uwe Reinhardt's call for hospitals to help develop the quality of health care in the United States. Growth of managed care; Role of consumers in learning about patient satisfaction.
- Big boost likely in health care costs. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;05/05/97, Vol. 71 Issue 9, p56
Focuses on a report of the National Coalition on Health Care (NCHC) prepared by Tulane University, New Orleans that the relatively stable rate of inflation in health care over the last six years is at an end in the year 2002. Increase in the annual cost of health care for the year 2002; Reason...
- US managed care: has the UK anything to learn? Le Grand, Julian // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);09/26/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7162, p831
Questions whether the United Kingdom can gain any knowledge from the United States' managed care system which is also referred to as fishbowl medicine. Views of economist Uwe Reinhardt, on managed care; Subjectiveness of managed care techniques and practices in relation to clinicians; How the...
- This month at BenefitNews.com. // Employee Benefit News;Jul2009, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p3
This section offers updates related to employee benefits in the U.S. Authors Chuck Marr and Kris Cox suggest the U.S. Congress to eliminate health care flexible spending accounts as part of its health care reform. Princeton economics professor Uwe Reinhardt commented on the employer-based health...
- Uwe's sound bites miss the point. Wood, James // Modern Healthcare;1/7/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p24
Comments on the attitude of professor Uwe Reinhardt toward the healthcare industry in the U.S. Criticisms of Reinhardt against the health care industry; Percentage of the healthcare industry comprising the economy; Pressures from technology growth.