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Robert L. Jesse, MD, PhD
Learning these lessons from the Veterans Health Administration, the nation’s largest integrated system, leads to organizational success
Peer-Reviewed
Juliana Meyers, MA
Sean Candrilli, PhD
Richard Allen, PhD
The researchers find that the costs of treating restless legs syndrome are fairly low, relative to the improved symptoms and associated health care outcomes, and are mainly attributable to prescription medication. Health plans are encouraged to expand coverage to reduce the associated suffering and costs.
Legislation & Regulation
John Carroll
Hospitals now face stiff penalties and some health plans see this as a way to attain a long-sought goal
Medication Management
Tom Reinke

Analytical studies, rarely used to evaluate biotechnology products, will need greater attention

Plan Watch
Frank Diamond

Intermountain Healthcare’s checklist for providers cut mortality rates for this fast-moving, and sometimes lethal, condition

News & Commentary