Health Policy Update
Every other week, The Weekly highlights recent research on health care finance, access to care and other topics. This edition of the Health Policy Update includes a commentary addressing the prospects for Congress to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, as well as research on:
- The effect of electronic health record systems on primary care physician visits;
- Retiree prescription drug benefits and access to essential medications; and
- A pay-for-performance program in the United Kingdom.