News and Publications

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Western Healthcare Can Learn From Advances in Poorer Nations, by Muhammad Yunus. “…We need to do for healthcare what microlending is doing for banking: revolutionise an industry stuck in old ways.” (Financial Times, June 4, 2013)


What Is the Business of Health Care? by David A. Asch and Kevin G. Volpp. “…what people really want is health. Health care is just a means to that end — and an increasingly expensive one.” (Harvard Business Review Blog Network, September 13, 2012)


Annals of Health Care: Big Med, by Atul Gawande. Restaurant chains have managed to combine quality control, cost control, and innovation. Can health care? 

(The New Yorker, August 13, 2012)


Undocumented Immigrant Health Care In LA Through New Inexpensive Program, by Kathleen Miles. Los Angeles community clinics team up to provide inexpensive health care coverage to undocumented immigrants. (The Huffington Post, May 4, 2012)


The Hot Spotters, by Atul Gawande. Can we lower medical costs by giving the neediest patients better care? (The New Yorker, January 24, 2011)