Priyam Vora

Articles

Employees Still Bear the Brunt of Health Insurance Costs

November 27, 2016

On average, many families are spending a larger share of their income on healthcare than they were prior to 2010. That is because median incomes, despite their recent surge, have not kept pace with healthcare costs.

Variation in Medicare Expenditures to Treat Surgical Complications

November 06, 2016

Treating surgical complications with the best quality care while minimizing costs remains a major challenge for hospitals. Especially when dealing with perioperative complications, hospitals have no unanimous standards for cost and care.

Understanding the Challenges Facing the Health Insurance Exchanges

October 30, 2016

A new study by Avalere Health identified the key challenges facing health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and considers a range of potential policy options that could be combined to improve the sustainability of the market into the future.

Improving Targeted Violence Prevention Programs Can Reduce ER Uilization

October 16, 2016

Preventing recurrent violent injury has always been an important component of public health approach to interpersonal violence. However, prior studies have done very little to highlight the true incidence of recurrent violent injury.