State’s hospital profits soar

Arizona hospitals overall saw huge increases in their profits last year despite — or more likely, because of — COVID-19.

Who pays for health care innovation?

Kicking off the first Economic Club of Phoenix luncheon of 2019 is Interim CEO of Mayo Clinic Arizona Lois E. Krahn, MD.

What price health? Interpreting medical charges

With the healthcare sector moving toward greater price transparency, soon people will be aware of the cost of the medical goods and services they consume — often for the first time.

More is less? In health insurance markets, more is more

Conventional wisdom says choosing from large numbers of options is overwhelming. Scholars call this “choice overload,” and declare that it hinders good decision-making: when faced with many options, we take a stab in the dark or simply walk away.